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Fans React as Man Utd Release Raphael Varane's Official Announcement Video

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Manchester United have released Varane's official announcement video
Manchester United have released Varane's official announcement video / ADRIAN DENNIS/Getty Images

Manchester United finally released the announcement video of their latest transfer recruit Raphael Varane from Real Madrid.

United fans have been voicing their concern with regards to the time that the club takes in order to make an official announcement and their questions have been answered today.

The video showcases a proper audio visual collage of Varane's career up till now, with his Champions Leagues and World Cup glories.

Here's the announcement:

United fans, who were eagerly and impatiently waiting for the announcement video had a lot to say after their club released the same.

Here are some of the best. most epic fan reactions from Varane's announcement as a Red Devil:

Meanwhile, Varane released a video message for Manchester United fans the next day after his Old Trafford unveiling.

He said, "Hi everyone, I'm very excited to be here. Thanks for the atmosphere at Old Trafford, thank you very much! I'm very happy to be here and I'm ready to work hard."

The French star took the number 19 jersey, which is pretty odd for a centre-back, but Manchester Evening News revealed the reasoning behind the same.

Their report states that Varane did want to don the number four jersey, currently occupied by long-serving Red Devil Phil Jones.

However, Jones refused to give the number to the Frenchman, meaning that Varane will be seen in the number 19 jersey for the 2021-22 season.