Manchester United have announced the signing of 35 year old goalkeeper Lee Grant from Stoke City FC.
The English international has been offered a two year contract and told MUFC.com, “Moving to Manchester United has been a dream of mine for as long as I can remember. This was an opportunity that I couldn’t let pass and I’m thrilled to become a part of such a historic club. I’ve enjoyed every moment of my career so far and I’m now ready to continue learning and improving alongside some of the best players in the game. But at the same time, I intend to use my experience to help the team whenever possible.I want to say a huge thank you to those close to me who have supported me along my journey so far. I’m looking forward to meeting my teammates and giving everything possible for the club in the upcoming season.”
These news come hours after United announced that their third choice GK, Sam Johnstone, has left the club to join
West Bromwich Albion on a permanent deal.