Last Sport News Atalanta chief details ‘crazy’ Amad Diallo talks with Man Utd Breaking sport news
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! Atalanta president Antonio Percassi has detailed the “crazy” negotiations that took place with Manchester United for Amad Diallo. The 18-year-old – who has made just three senior appearances – will join United in January for a fee that could reach £37million. And Percassi has admitted his pride at the deal, revealing that talks between the two clubs were ongoing for some time. MAILBOX: Man Utd fans are suffering from a Liverpool-like self-delusion “The negotiation with Manchester lasted almost a year,” he told Italian publication L’Eco di Bergamo (via Sport Witness). “The details and the scenarios are crazy. Meeting after meeting we learned unimaginable things.
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Diallo played in both legs as Atalanta’s under-19s faced Manchester City in the UEFA Youth League in October and November last year.
“A few days after the Youth League game against Manchester City, the other Manchester contacted us,” Percassi added.
“They had followed him, the real negotiation started. We went twice to England. The text of the final agreement is a contractual masterpiece.”
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