MANCHESTER UNITED have tied down scorching prospect Aliou Traore to his first professional contract.
The 17-year-old midfielder, who has been likened to Paul Pogba, best joined the academy remaining month.
But the membership have wasted no time in making sure that competitors golf equipment did not pip the Red Devils to his signature only a day after his birthday.
The teenager has been coaching with the Red Devils because the summer time however best formally joined Nicky Butt’s academy on December three.
A participant previously of French giants Paris Saint-Germain, coaches on the membership could not forget about Traore’s thrilling ability and consider he may upward thrust to the very best.
Butt, United’s Head of Academy, instructed the membership’s reputable web page: “Aliou is a enormously proficient younger participant and we’re all extremely joyful to peer him signal his first professional contract at Manchester United.
“Aliou will naturally need time to adapt, but he has an exciting future ahead of him and we are all looking forward to seeing his performances for the Under-18s in the second half of this season.”
Meanwhile United are pushing directly to give a boost to their first crew and feature eyed up Lazio ace Sergej Milinkovic-Savic.
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The 22-year-old, has emerged as one of the crucial main attacking midfielders in the marketplace after bursting onto the scene remaining season.
United are involved in signing Milinkovic-Savic as a result of his creativity — and a January arrival may but occur, as he’ll be to be had for the Champions League.