Manchester United have completed the signing of Mason Mount from Chelsea in a £55 million deal. The 24-year-old midfielder has signed a five-year contract with the Red Devils, with the option of a further year.
Mount is a highly-rated player who has been capped 18 times by England. He is known for his versatility and ability to play in a number of positions in midfield. He is also a good goalscorer, having scored 27 goals in 129 Premier League appearances for Chelsea.
Mount’s arrival at Old Trafford is a major coup for Manchester-United. He is a player who has been on the radar of the club for some time, and his signing is a sign of their ambition to challenge for major trophies in the coming years.
Mount will be wearing the iconic No.7 shirt at Manchester-United. This shirt has been worn by some of the club’s greatest players, including George Best, Eric Cantona, and Cristiano Ronaldo. Mount will be hoping to add his name to that list and help Manchester United win silverware in the years to come.