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Man Utd officially confirm Kagawa capture

Manchester United have officially confirmed the signing of Shinji Kagawa on a four-year deal.

The 23-year old Japan international has finally joined the Red Devils from Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund after passing a medical today and will be added to the Old Trafford squad on July 1.

"Shinji is an exciting young midfielder with great skill, vision and a good eye for goal. I am delighted he has chosen to come to United," said United boss Sir Alex Ferguson.

"I believe he will make an impact upon the team very quickly as he is suited to United's style of play. We are all looking forward to working with him."

Kagawa added: "This is a challenge I am really looking forward to. The Premier League is the best league in the world and Manchester United is such a massive club. This is a really exciting time for me and I can't wait to meet the team and start playing."

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