English Side Manchester United has confirmed the signing of Daniel James from Swansea City, subject to international clearance.
James has signed a five-year contract, with an option to extend for a further year.
The 21-year-old Wales international made his professional debut for Swansea City in February 2018 and his senior Wales debut in November 2018, having previously represented the nation at various youth levels.
After confirmation of the deal, United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer could not hide his admiration for James.
“Daniel is an exciting young winger with lots of skills, vision, exceptional pace and a good work ethic. He had a great season with Swansea City and has all the attributes needed to become a Manchester United player,” Said Ole Gunnar.
“We are delighted he has signed with our club and we are all looking forward to working with him. This is the perfect environment for Daniel to continue his development.” he added.
Daniel James on the other hand could not hide his joy after completing his much awaited move to united.
“This is one of the best days of my life and a challenge I am really looking forward to. The Premier League is the best league in the world and Manchester United is the perfect place for me to continue to develop as a player.
“This is an incredibly proud moment for me and my family; however, it is tinged with sadness that my father isn’t able to share this experience with us. I am looking forward to working with Ole, meeting the team and getting started.” he said.