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Young leaves Villa for Man Utd

Ashley Young has signed a five-year deal with Manchester United it has been announced. The 25-year old winger has departed Aston Villa with the transfer fee believed to be around £16million.

A statement on Man Utd's official website read: "Manchester United is delighted to announce it has reached agreement with Aston Villa for the transfer of Ashley Young.

"The player passed a medical in Manchester this week and has agreed a five-year contract."

Young passed the medical yesterday and signed the deal today, making him United's second signing of the summer after young defender Phil Jones from Blackburn Rovers.

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