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Tokyo – Japanese general Shinji Kagawa was due to bear a medical on Friday as he looks to sign his send to Premier League giants Manchester United, reports said.
The 23-year-old former Borussia Dortmund star left Tokyo’s Narita airfield late Thursday and was due in Manchester for only 11 hours during a 44-hour, 22,000-kilometre whirlwind trip.
“It’s only a medical check. we wish it will finish with no problem,” a aggressive midfielder, who helped Dortmund to a Bundesliga pretension for dual true years, told Japanese media during Narita airport.
Kagawa, who changed to Dortmund in 2010 from J-League side Cerezo Osaka, pronounced he would not have time to see his new club’s comforts including their Old Trafford belligerent on his stream trip.
Kagawa pronounced his new trainer Sir Alex Ferguson had betrothed to use him behind a executive striker in a 4-4-1-1 formation, a vital daily Asahi Shimbun reported.
United announced progressing this month they had reached an agreement with Dortmund on Kagawa’s send that would be finished once he had upheld a medical and performed a UK work permit.
The understanding is suspicion to be value around £12 million pounds. – Sapa-AFP