REFILE-Soccer-Manchester United sign England forward Young from Villa

Reuters

Thu, 23 Jun 14:07:00 2011

Manchester United have signed England forward Ashley Young from Aston Villa on a five-year deal, the Premier League champions said on Thursday.

United did not give details of the transfer fee but local media estimated it to be around 15 million pounds ($24 million). It is their second English signing this month, having brought in defender Phil Jones from Blackburn Rovers.

 

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