Manchester United still didn’t announce any signing for the upcoming season, 2018/2019, during the summer transfer windows for the senior first team where Jose Mourinho, Manchester United’s manager, is still looking to seal several big names to strengthen the team and reinforce the squad.
However, Manchester United were able and successful to sign several players or renew contracts with the other categories of teams such as the academy and the under 18 teams.
However again, Manchester United received a huge transfer blow as one of their main targets for this summer transfer windows for the under 18 squad, has officially signed a contract and announced be one of Manchester United main rivals in the Premier League.
Arsenal FC have officially announced that they were able to seal the signing of the Estonian top rated youngster goalkeeper, Karl Jakob Hein, who is considered as one of the brightest future talents an his position, goalkeeper, where the player has officially joined the under 18 squad and he will be playing with the Premier League giant, Arsenal FC, as of next season in North London.
Manchester United were keen to sign Karl Jakob Hein from Nomme United, but the Estonian player chose Arsenal FC over Manchester United knowing that other Premier League clubs were interested in signing the 16 years old goalkeeper such as the Saints Southampton, and Brighton FC who was newly promoted to the Premier League last season from the Championship.
Here is a picture of Karl Jakob Hein after he signed with Arsenal and was announced.