Saudi Arabian star Muhammad Al-Sahlawi is set to train with Manchester United for three weeks.
Though the Red Devils are welcoming a new player at Carrington, it’s nothing related to a transfer.
United offered the Middle Eastern star an opportunity to train and maintain fitness before the busy summer lying ahead.
Saudi Arabia announce that striker Mohammad Al-Sahlawi is set to train with Man United in preparations for the #WorldCup.
"It was agreed with Manchester United for Mohammed Al-Sahlawi to join for a training programme for three weeks."
— SBOBET (@SBOBET) March 29, 2018
The General Sports Authority of Saudi Arabia, Turki Al-Sheik, confirmed the agreement between the clubs and revealed the season behind it.
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“It was agreed with Manchester United for Mohammed Al-Sahlawi to join for a training program for three weeks,” Al-Sheik confirmed. “May God benefit him. This relationship is part of an exciting program we are undertaking to transform sport in Saudi Arabia.”
The Al Nassr star has just two fixtures left before the Saudi Arabian league concludes, and will travel to Manchester prior to the World Cup.
And with an admirable 26 goals for his country, the impressive 31-year-old is set to lead his team yet again at the grand stage.
Meanwhile, the English giants have displayed a great gesture to aid the country’s superstar, and to further their plans to ‘transform’ Saudi Arabian sport.