Manchester United are nonetheless engaged on extra academy signings earlier than the brand new season begins.
United are making ready to formally announce the additions of Isak Hansen-Aaroen, Marc Jurado, and Alvaro Hernandez and the MEN understands there may very well be ‘a pair extra’ arrivals.
Though United are nonetheless awaiting worldwide clearance for Hansen-Aaroen, 16, the Norwegian has began coaching with the Below-18s and believed to have impressed in his first classes. Fellow academy signings Joe Hugill, Logan Pye, and Radek Vitek began coaching with United in July.
United fought off competitors from Arsenal and Tottenham to agree a £300,000 cope with Sunderland for striker Hugill, 16, and defender Pye, additionally 16, was beforehand at Sunderland as properly. Czech goalkeeper Vitek, 16, transferred from Sigma Olomouc.
Jurado, 16, and Fernandez, 17, touched down in Manchester from Spain final week and are quarantining with a household for the necessary 14-day interval. United hope to substantiate their signings earlier than the top of the week.
Gamers require clearance from each related soccer associations earlier than a switch is ratified and United have obtained full clearance for Fernandez however nonetheless awaiting it from the Soccer Affiliation for Jurado, who has had the sign-off from the Royal Spanish Soccer Federation.
Jurado and Fernandez have already began intensive English classes and been launched to their new coaches through Zoom calls. United’s incumbent academy Spaniards, Arnau Puigmal and Mateo Mejia, have been FaceTiming Jurado and Fernandez to assist them settle.
United have additionally offered Jurado and Fernandes with documentaries on the membership and Manchester to assist them combine.