Premier League giants Manchester United have completed the transfer of Paris Saint-Germain starlet Aliou Badara Traore.
The 16-year-old French starlet is regarded as one of the brightest prospects in his country and was also scouted extensively by the Red Devils bitter Premier League rivals Manchester City and Italian champions Juventus.
The midfielder travelled with the Red Devils Under-18s sie for their pre-season tour of Austria, however, only made his debut in the 3-2 defeat against Wolves in the Premier League Cup on Saturday night.
‘Traore is a boy we’ve been looking at for a while,’ United’s Under-18s coach Kieran McKenna told MUTV
“He is a really powerful midfielder who likes to run box to box. He is very strong technically and is improving all the time.
‘He’s a nice man and his English is improving.
‘He’s settling in well with the boys and has taken to the club really well.”
Meanwhile, Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti has also been linked with a switch to Old Trafford in the recent month.
Jose Mourinho has been a huge admirer of PSG’s no.6 and wants to see him at Old Trafford to pair him alongside with Paul Pogba.