Man United finally signed Dimitar Berbatov from Tottenham for 30 miliion pound sterling on the last day of transfer activities.
It is undeniable the fee is a bit expensive but United had been forced to pay more to fend off the threat from Man City which aimed to steal Berbatov from United.
His presence will add new dimension in United attack. Just imagine how are you going to cope with Rooney, Tevez, Berbatov and Ronaldo coming at you?
Ten things you didn’t know about Berbatov
1) Berbatov’s father also played professional football for Cska Sofia.
2) Berbatov played in the same Cska Sofia side as Aston Villa’s Stiliyan Petrov and Machester City’s Martin Petrov
3) Berbatov is the Captain of Bulgaria
4) As a youngster Berbatov supported AC Milan and modelled himself on Marco Van Basten.
5) Berbatov’s first taste of English Football was in ’99 when Newcastle defeated Cska Sofia in the UEFA cup.
6) Berbatov has won Bulgarian player of the year 3 times, ’02,’04,’05.
7) Berbatov is the second highest Bulgarian goalscorer of all time, and has even surpassed the great Hristo Stoichkov.
8) t’s been said that Berbatov learnt English by watching the Godfather movies.
9) In 16 UEFA Cup matches for Spurs Berbatov has scored 12 goals.
10) In last years Premier league season Berbatov had a total of 82 shots scoring 15 times, assisting 9 goals, whilst hitting the woodwork 4 times.
Welcome to the biggest club in the world Berbatov, hope you’ll have wonderful time with the Champions of England and Europe. Glory Glory Man United!