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United announce signing of teenager

ESPN staff
September 3, 2013 « Live County Championship coverage | Chartbeat test »
Craig Burley discusses United's transfer dealing

Manchester United have announced the signing of Saidy Janko from FC Zurich.

Janko, 17, is described on the club's official website as a right-sided player who impressed in an appearance against United during the 2013 FIFA Blue Stars Tournament.

He is believed to primarily function as a right-back and will look to continue his development among United's youth ranks.

United will pay an undisclosed sum to Zurich for the Swiss-born player who has a Gambian father and a Swiss/Italian mother.

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