CONFIRMED! Manchester United official announce the signing of Ander Herrera from Bilbao

It’s done!

Manchester United have officially signed their first player this summer, bringing in long-standing transfer target Ander Herrera from Athletic Bilbao.

Herrera, 24, is rumoured to be joining Old Trafford for €36m, as was stipulated in his buy-out clause, while €1.5 million euros will go to his former club Real Zaragoza as part of the deal.

The Spanish international has agreed a contract at Old Trafford until 2019.

The midfield has become the first signing in the new management reign of Louis van Gaal, while Herrera becomes the third Spaniard at United joining David De Gea and Juan Mata.