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Van Gaal delighted with Rojo’s signing


New Manchester United manager, Louis van GaalManchester United manager, Louis van Gaal is delighted with the signing of Marcos Rojo and is adamant that the Argentina defender has a “very bright future” ahead of him.

United agreed a €20 million deal with Sporting Lisbon for Rojo on August 18 that saw out-of-favour winger Nani heading in the opposite direction on loan, with the club officially confirming the deal on Wednesday,

The 24-year-old becomes Van Gaal’s third signing of the summer, following the arrivals of Ander Herrera and Luke Shaw, and the Dutchman is convinced that he will be a big player for United in the coming years.[eap_ad_2]

He told the club’s official website: “Marcos is a very gifted defender. He has played at the highest level in world football and can play either as a central defender or left-back.

“He has ability, physical strength and a willingness to learn that means he has a very bright future ahead of him. He had a very strong World Cup and has been playing in Europe for a couple of years now. He is a very good addition to the team.”

United have also been linked with a big-money move for Real Madrid winger Angel Di Maria and Carlo Ancelotti suggested on Monday that no decision has been made over the Argentina international’s future. (goal.com)[eap_ad_3]

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