The Red Devils, after months of trying to reach a deal, finally ousted an international England winger from the BVB.
News Manchester United have signed Borussia Dortmund for a magic deal worth 72 72.9 million (101 million). Mixed feelings for those left behind in Germany, with Erling Holland’s father, A-Angi, saying: “F * ck, but best of all!”
The Red Devils finally found their man after months of negotiations, with England international winger returning home at the end of a promising Euro 2020 campaign for three lions.
Their departure will leave a clear hole in Dortmund’s attacking unit, and they have benefited greatly from the presence of a permanent source of support for the typical Norwegian frontman Netherlands.
What has been said?
Coming out of Sancho, the Dutch father knows how difficult it will be to replace a 21-year-old boy.
He said on social media: “F * ck. But all the best templates. You will be missed.”
Sancho and the Netherlands formed a strong partnership from the moment they arrived in Dortmund during the 2020 winter transfer window.
The goals were met by an interesting young pair, struggling to overcome the danger posed to their opponents.
The DFB-Pokal glory was secured in 2020-21 as the pair worked in pursuit of large silver goods., While the late rally in the Bundesliga ended the top four and qualified for the Champions League.
The Netherlands finished the season with 41 goals in all competitions, while Sancho scored on 16 occasions and added 18 more assists.
His skill set is now being moved to Old Trafford, forcing Dortmund to move in a different direction.
It remains to be seen how long the Netherlands will cycle before embarking on a similar path. Interest in the 20-year-old striker, who continues to build across Europe.