Manchester United Brings in Wout Weghorst on Loan Deal

Wout Weghorst (Manchester Evening News)

Manchester United has officially announced the loan signing of Wout Weghorst, a talented Netherlands international striker, from Burnley until June 2023. This exciting transfer was confirmed on the club’s website on Friday night, marking a remarkable addition to United’s attacking lineup.

Weghorst, a prolific goal-scorer, has impressed in his loan spell at Besiktas this season, netting nine goals and providing four assists in just 18 appearances.

Weghorst set to complete Man Utd loan move (Manchester Evening News)

His extensive experience spans 414 club appearances across the Netherlands, Germany, England, and Turkey, with an impressive tally of 172 goals. The Dutch striker has also made 19 appearances for the Netherlands national team, scoring five goals, including two at the 2022 Qatar World Cup.

Expressing his enthusiasm for joining Manchester United, Weghorst stated, “I feel privileged to be joining this iconic club. I’ve had the pleasure of playing against United in the past, and now I’m thrilled to don the famous red shirt.

I’ve been impressed by the team’s progress under Erik ten Hag this season, and I’m eager to contribute to the club’s success. I promise to give my all to the team for as long as I’m here.” Weghorst’s dedication and passion for the beautiful game are sure to resonate with United fans, who eagerly anticipate his debut.