MANCHESTER (Sporting Alert) — Manchester United have completed the signing of Japan attacking midfielder Shinji Kagawa from German outfit Borussia Dortmund.
Kagawa passed a medical with the English Barclays Premier League side and has signed on a four-year deal.
“Shinji is an exciting young midfielder with great skill, vision and a good eye for goal,” said Ferguson.
“I am delighted he has chosen to come to United.
“I believe he will make an impact upon the team very quickly as he is suited to United’s style of play.
“We are all looking forward to working with him.”
In the meantime, Kagawa said he was looking forward to kick-starting his future at Old Trafford, but admits that it will be a challenging one and he must work hard to earn and keep his place.
“This is a challenge I am really looking forward to,” said Kagawa.
“The Premier League is the best league in the world and Manchester United is such a massive club.
“This is a really exciting time for me. I can’t wait to meet the team and start playing.”