Manchester United have unveiled their sixth and final signing of the window, Sofyan Amrabat from Fiorentina.

It is finally official, the signing Manchester United fans have been waiting for.

Sofyan Amrabat has been a name desired all summer with his profile ideal for the needs of Erik ten Hag’s side.

Now the club have officially announced the deal with just 30 minutes to spare in the window.

He arrives at Old Trafford as the sixth signing of the summer but could potentially be the clubs most important as he solves the midfield issues which have plagued United all season so far.

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Amrabat salary details and fee

After weeks of deliberation over whether or not to make a move, United finally decided to go for their man.

An initial loan which will see Manchester United cover the entire wage packet of Sofyan Amrabat.

This according to David Ornstein at The Athletic who has revealed that the Moroccan has completed his medical and United will be covering all his wages.

This is hardly a surprise given he by comparison to our squad is on a modest wage. Salary Sport claims he earns £30,000 per week.

It is said that the season long loan will cost United £8m for the season with a £16m obligation to buy included in the deal to see him become permanent following this season according to Gazzetta dello Sport.

The views of our latest signing

Upon announcement Amrabat had a few words for the deal and explained what fans can expect from his displays.

He said:

Sofyan Amrabat said: “It is a huge honour to become a Manchester United player. I’ve had to be patient for this moment but I’m someone who always listens to my heart and now I am representing the club of my dreams.

“I am a passionate player; I want to bring that energy to the squad, and I will put everything into every action I take for the team.”

He then added that he is excited to be working with Ten Hag again.

“I know exactly how Erik ten Hag likes to work and what he needs from his players.

“His coaching and guidance developed me so much as a player earlier in my career

“I know that he will help to bring out the best of my abilities so that I can help the group to be successful this season.”

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