Premier League - Meet United's new signing Bebe
PA Sport - Thu, 12 Aug 07:56:00 2010
Personal terms have been agreed with the 20-year-old and he will move to Old Trafford for an undisclosed fee reported to be around £7 million.
Bebe's move represents the culmination of an extraordinary rags to riches story. Raised in an orphanage, he spent much of his childhood living on the streets - and even represented Portugal in the Homeless World Cup.
And until five weeks ago he was playing for Portuguese third-tier side Estrala da Amadora, at which point he was signed by Vitoria Guimares.
Despite the fact that he has not yet played for Vitoria in the top flight, Sir Alex Ferguson was happy to pay the reported £7m fee after the player was recommended to him by Portugal