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Man United Complete Their 3rd Signing Of The Season

The Ajax defender worked with new Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag last season; Martinez was also targeted by Arsenal but has chosen Old Trafford as his next destination. 

Manchester United have confirmed that Lisandro Martinez will become their third signing of the summer transfer window after reaching an agreement with Ajax for his transfer.The 24-year-old has agreed terms for a five-year contract at Old Trafford.

When the transfer is complete, Martinez will join left-back Tyrell Malacia and playmaker Christian Eriksen as new signings at Old Trafford. Ten Hag has pushed for the left-footed centre-back to bring balance and strength in depth to his back line.

Martinez's willingness and capability to play in midfield could be especially handy this coming season. For starters, if both players are fit and play to a good standard, captain Harry Maguire and Raphael Varane are likely to still be the first-choice centre-back partnership despite Martinez's arrival.

Most Manchester United fans will be aiming the Argentine international do better than other defenders, so as to be in Manchester United's starting eleven. Which Manchester United defender do you think will be be benched for Lisandro Martinez to start? Harry Maguire, Raphael Varane, Eric Bailly, Victor Lindelof, Phil Jones.

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