Powell joins Man Utd

Teenager signs for Manchester United

After weeks of speculation, Nick Powell has left Crewe and signed for Manchester United.

The 18-year-old England U18 international has passed a medical and agreed a four-year contract commencing 1 July 2012 with the Premier League giants.

The deal is thought to be worth a total of £6 million

Powell has told United's official webiste: "It really is a dream come true to be signing for Manchester United. I have had a great time at Crewe and I would like to thank them for helping me to develop as a player over the past 13 years.

"I’m excited about continuing my development with Sir Alex and the world-class players in the squad. The thought of making the step up to the Premier League next season is an exciting prospect. I can’t wait to get started.”

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