Patrice Evra agrees to join Juventus from Manchester United by email during his Los Angeles holiday

  • The 33-year-old will join the Italian champions despite signing a new deal
  • Louis van Gaal is happy to let him go after signing Luke Shaw

By Simon Jones


Manchester United defender Patrice Evra has agreed to sign for Juventus.

It is understood he has confirmed agreement via an email while on holiday in Los Angeles.

United have replaced the veteran left back with Luke Shaw and the £30million arrival leaves Evra surplus to requirements for Louis van Gaal.

Veteran: But Patrice Evra will be leaving Manchester United this summer and heading for Italy

Veteran: But Patrice Evra will be leaving Manchester United this summer and heading for Italy

United tied the Frenchman down to a new contract earlier this summer but are now willing to let him leave to the Italian champions.

Evra is spending some time off in LA after reaching the World Cup quarter finals with France.

World Cup standard: Evra competes with Thomas Muller at the World Cup

World Cup standard: Evra competes with Thomas Muller at the World Cup

 

VIDEO Juventus keen on Evra

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Professional as always Evra Not

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Suarez > Evrat.

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Great left back, hated seeing him line up against arsenal as he was always did well against us. Good luck

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He only cost 5 million and what a bargain he was for utd. Sadly Evra like rafael had poor seasons last year but I'm thinking moyes played a big part in that.

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Awwww cheers for the service Evra it's been a pleasure to watch you help us win so many blah blah blah etc.....ok mate just shut the door behind you Pat. Keep the heat in and all that mate. .......... Has he gone? Good! Wonder who we'll BUY to replace him? It's so exciting...oh.....sorry...erm...Patrice we thought you'd left the room....didn't think you could still hear us.... did you catch any of that last bit about new signings? ....you did? Ah......This is awkward. ...erm. ......

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Best of luck for the future Patrice and thank you.

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HAHA very big club, jumping ship.

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LOL @ leedsWHO .

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Jumping ship? His wife wanted to move back to Europe

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Glad to get rid of the trouble making little git

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Email hacking now...

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Jimmy thimble and Glazer vampires ltd why don't you both go and jump of a bridge.

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