In the early morning of October 6th, Beijing time, the English Premier League team Manchester United officially announced Cavani's free joining. The two sides signed a one-year contract with the option of renewing the contract for one year.
According to previous media reports, Cavani’s annual salary at Manchester United will reach 10 million euros and he will wear Manchester United’s No. 7 jersey.
This year 33-year-old Cavani has previously played for teams such as Palermo, Naples and Paris Saint-Germain. As the leader of the Uruguay national team, he also played 116 games and scored 50 goals. After the contract expired this summer, Paris Saint-Germain did not renew the contract with Cavani.