transfer to Manchester United official
After months of rumours about
the possible transfer of the Bayern Munich player to Manchester
United, the deal is finally sealed.
At the end of last month Manchester United management
confirmed that a deal has been reached between the Premiership
club and Bayern Munich for the future transfer of Owen
Hargreaves to the Red Devils. Speculations had the purse of the
deal at £17 million.
Today came the announcement that
Hargreaves officially put the pen to the paper on a four-year
contract with United, for what he calls the "worst-kept secret
The 26-year-old midfielder has been a
target for Manchester United for over an year. Two previous bids
for the footballer were rejected by Bayern Munich in the past.
After Nani and Anderson, Owen Hargreaves became the latest
addition to Manchester United this year.
Published on 07/01/2007