Daley Blind celebrated Man Utd move with a glass of wine

Daley Blind says he drank a glass of wine with his parents after learning about his transfer to Manchester United

The Sport Review staff
By The Sport Review staff

Daley Blind has revealed that he responded to the news that he was set to join Manchester United by drinking a glass of wine with his parents.

The defender is expected to be officially confirmed as a Red Devils player on transfer deadline day after United announced a £13.8m agreement with Ajax on Saturday.

I am enormously proud to be at one of the biggest clubs in the world

Daley Blind

And the 24-year-old has lifted the lid on how he was told about the news of the agreement between the two clubs.

“I got a call on Friday night [telling me] that the clubs had agreed a deal,” Blind said.

“I was with my girlfriend and we went to my parents to drink a glass of wine.

“I am enormously proud to be at one of the biggest clubs in the world. Everything has happened so suddenly.

“What exactly has gone off in the background, only my agent and my dad know, but it was a very exciting and tense time.”

MORE:

MORE: The latest football transfer news

OUR PICK: Discover the top 5 best fat burner supplements

MORE: Meet the Premier League's most stylish footballers

MORE: Do you know the top Muslim footballers in the Premier League?

MORE: Man United latest news

MORE: Arsenal latest news

MORE: Chelsea latest news

MORE: Liverpool latest news

The Sport Review
Guillem Balague sends message to Liverpool fans about Philippe Coutinho
The Sport Review
Top 50 most stylish footballers in the world in 2017: Arsenal, Man United, Chelsea, Liverpool stars feature
The Sport Review
Top 40 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Man United stars feature
The Sport Review
Top 25 footballers’ cars: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Real Madrid players feature
The Sport Review
Top 20 Nigerian footballers in Premier League: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool stars feature
The Sport Review
Arsenal player wages 2017: Do you know how much Xhaka, Ozil and Coquelin earn each week?
The Sport Review
Jamie Redknapp sends warning to Man United about title challenge
The Sport Review
Frank Lampard predicts where Arsenal, Liverpool will finish this season
The Sport Review
Steve McManaman picks between Man United and Man City this season