London: Spanish midfielder Juan Mata flew in to Manchester by helicopter on Saturday to complete his transfer to Manchester United, the Premier League champions announced.
Juan Mata and David Moyes
A record £37m deal
United confirmed on Friday that they have agreed a deal to sign the 25-year-old from Chelsea for a “club-record fee”, with media reports claiming he will cost £37 million ($61.3 million, 45.3 million euros). The deal is subject to the completion of a medical examination and agreement over personal terms.
Photographs published on United’s Twitter account (above) on Saturday showed Mata greeting United manager David Moyes at the club’s Carrington training complex.