Manchester United have signed Mason Mount from Chelsea for an initial fee of £ 55 million, with a further £ 5 million due in add-ons. The 24-year-old midfielder has signed a five-year contract with the Red Devils, with the option of a further year.
Mount is a product of Chelsea’s youth academy and has made 279 appearances for the club, scoring 58 goals and contributing 53 assists. He has also won the Champions League, the Europa League, the FA Cup, and the League Cup with Chelsea.
Mount is a versatile midfielder who can play in several positions, including as an attacking midfielder, a central midfielder, and a winger. He is known for his work ethic, his passing ability, and his goalscoring prowess.
His arrival at Manchester United is a major coup for Erik ten Hag, who is looking to rebuild the club’s midfield. Mount is a young, talented player who is already a proven winner. He is expected to be a key player for United in the years to come.