MANCHESTER UNITED FINALLY SIGNS £15 MILLION RATED WILFRIED ZAHA
Manchester United have clinched a £15million deal for Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha.
United will pay £10million up front -
the biggest down payment for a Championship player, exceeding the £6m
Arsenal initially paid Southampton for 17-year-old Theo Walcott on in
The remaining £5m will be made up of
various add-ons, £3m based on appearances, and the remaining £2m based
on trophies and England appearances.
Palace have also agreed a 10 per cent
sell-on fee. Zaha will sign a five-and-a-half year contract at Old
Trafford which will start at £35,000 a week, rising as he develops at
The England international will have a
medical for United within the next 48 hours and will be loaned back to
Palace for the remainder of the season - a key boost to Palace boss Ian
Holloway as he strives to win promotion to the Premier League.