There’s been plenty of transfer rumor drama surrounding Borussia Dortmund midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan and it looks like it’s almost over.
Plot twist: Manchester United accidentally leaked their own announcement via their official online store. On Thursday, Mkhitaryan T-shirts showed up in the Manchester United store for $108 a pop.
Reports this week have linked the Armenian to Manchester United in exchange for as much as €42.5 million, which would be the highest transfer fee paid for a player going into the final year of his contract in Europe. Mkhitaryan tallied 23 goals and 32 assists for BVB last season.
The latest rumblings come on the cusp of another significant move, with Zlatan Ibrahimovic confirming his move to Old Trafford earlier on Thursday. Mkhitaryan would be the club’s third signing under new coach Jose Mourinho after Ibrahimovic and defender Eric Bailly.