Photo: New Man United signing issues rallying cry ahead of Bournemouth clash

Henrikh Mkhitaryan can't wait to make his Premier League debut for Manchester United

Henrikh Mkhitaryan has taken to social media to reveal his excitement ahead of Manchester United’s Premier League opener against Bournemouth on Sunday afternoon.

The Red Devils are preparing for their first game under new manager Jose Mourinho as they look to get their top flight campaign off to a winning start on the south coast.

Mkhitaryan, who joined United from Borussia Dortmund earlier in the summer, will be hoping to make his first Premier League appearance for the Red Devils against Eddie Howe’s men.

And the Armenia international has used his personal Instagram account to underline his excitement ahead of United’s first game of the season, and insisting that he and his team-mates are in top physical condition.

The playmaker shared the photo above on the app and wrote: “We’ve been working hard preparing for the season kick-off! Let’s go @manchesterunited !👊”

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United finished fifth in the Premier League table and won the FA Cup under Louis van Gaal last season before moving quickly to bring in Mourinho as the club’s new manager.

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