Manchester United sign Henrikh Mkhitaryan from Borussia Dortmund

Manchester United have completed the signing of Armenian international Henrikh Mkhitaryan from Borussia Dortmund.

Mkhitaryan becomes Manchester United's third major summer signing after Eric Bailly and Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

Dortmund have not revealed the transfer fee for the former Shakhtar Donetsk playmaker but said United had made an "enormously valuable offer". According to several reports the fee is around €38.5m (£31.50m).

A Dortmund statement read:

"After intensive discussions BVB have complied with the wishes of the Armenian national team player to join Manchester United."

Dortmund chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke said:

"Manchester (United) have made us an enormously valuable offer."

"Had we rejected it, the player would have been able to leave for free in 2017. And all we would have done is delay the issue for another year."

Mkhitaryan joined Dortmund from Shakhtar Donetsk in 2013. He had a fantastic 2015/2016 season for Borussia he played 52 games and scoring 23 goals and setting up another 32.

Club Period MP G A
Dortmund
2013-16 140 41 49

Mkhitaryan made his debut for the Armenia national team in 2007 and since then he represented his country on 59 occasions scoring 19 goals and providing 15 assists.

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