Jonny Evans signs for United

Friday 01 September 2023 17:30

Manchester United is pleased to confirm that Jonny Evans has joined the club, signing a one-year contract until June 2024.

The United Academy graduate has been capped 102 times for Northern Ireland.

In his previous spell at the club, the defender won three Premier League titles, two League Cups and the Champions League during 198 first-team appearances.
Jonny has been training with the Reds since signing a short-term deal back in July.
Jonny Evans said:

“I am delighted to join Manchester United, a place which has always felt like home.

“This club and the fans have shaped me as a player and as a person since I was 15 years old, and I am delighted to be back where it all began as part of this talented squad.

“I’ve really enjoyed working under the manager and his coaching staff since the start of pre-season, and I’m looking forward to helping this group achieve success together at this fantastic football club.”
John Murtough, Manchester United Football Director, said:

“Jonny is a winner who has experienced everything in the game.

“These characteristics are invaluable to the culture that we’re building here.
Erik ten Hag welcomes Jonny Evans into his squad for the 2023/24 season.
“His attitude and work ethic are second to none and Erik and the coaching staff know he’s someone they can rely on whenever needed this season.

“We all welcome Jonny back and hope he can add further achievements to the success he has already enjoyed with the club.”