Photo: Barcelona starlet spotted in Manchester ‘excited’ about joining Man United

Earlier today we reported on Marc Jurado’s trip from Barcelona to Manchester ahead of his transfer to Manchester United.

Jurado’s move to the United has been no secret and we’ve expected an announcement for some time, with Goal previously suggesting that the 16-year-old full-back turned down a professional contract at the Nou Camp.

And Jurado has uploaded a picture to Instagram stating that he is ‘excited’ to get started as a Manchester United player.

Check out the post below:


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¡Hi, Manchester! I’m so excited to start! @manchesterunited

A post shared by MJ2🦍 (@marcjurado04) on

Signing players from the renowned La Masia youth system is a good strategy to sign the best of talents in Spanish football.

He becomes the first United signing from Barcelona since Gerard Pique in 2004.

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