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Man Utd signing Victor Lindelof posts emotional farewell letter to Benfica fans

Manchester United signing Victor Lindelof has posted an emotional farewell letter to Benfica fans.

The Swede completed his move to United yesterday afternoon.

And he has penned an emotional message to the Portuguese giants on Instagram.

"Dear Benfica family, I would like to thank you from the bottom of my heart for the magnificent 5 years I spent with you.

"I put on my shirt with great pride and, hopefully, have conveyed to you in every game and every day my feeling.

"It was a great pleasure to play for you. No doubt you have a very special place in my heart.

"To all my colleagues and coaches that I have had over the years, thank you very much for your confidence and for the daily help that enabled me to become the man and the player that I am today.

"To all those who have helped me daily and to all who work in the Club, my great thanks. Thank you SL Benfica!"

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