The Danish midfielder posed for images within the well-known purple equipment at Carrington on Tuesday earlier than giving his first official interview with the membership web site.
Eriksen had earlier been noticed driving into the coaching floor alongside fellow new arrival Lisandro Martinez, who can be anticipated to be introduced imminently as a United participant.
The previous Tottenham playmaker formally signed for the Crimson Devils as a free agent on July 15, having taken his time deciding between a transfer to Previous Trafford or penning a contract extension at Brentford, the place he had efficiently rebuilt his profession throughout a productive six-month stint from January.
Eriksen, who left Inter Milan in December 2021 with Serie A guidelines not allowing him to play with the implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) gadget fitted after the cardiac arrest he suffered on the pitch at Euro 2020 final summer season, penned a three-year contract that may run till 2025.
He’s the second arrival of the Erik ten Hag period in Manchester after Dutch left-back Tyrell Malacia, quickly to be adopted by Argentine centre-back Martinez.
Eriksen’s unveiling occurred on the identical day that wantaway celebrity Cristiano Ronaldo lastly returned to Carrington for crunch talks over his future with Ten Hag.
On now being a United participant, Eriksen stated: “Ah, very new! It’s bizarre, I by no means thought it might really occur, so to be right here, such as you say being a Manchester United participant, it’s very particular.”
Having missed the tour to Australia and previous thrashing of Liverpool in Thailand, the 30-year-old might make his United debut on Saturday of their penultimate pleasant of the summer season in opposition to Atletico Madrid in Oslo.
A United group can even host Rayo Vallecano in Ten Hag’s Previous Trafford debut on Sunday earlier than the membership start the 2022/23 Premier League season at house to Brighton on August 7.
And Eriksen has made it clear that Ten Hag was an important issue behind becoming a member of.
“Very,” he added. “I need to come right here to play soccer, I don’t come right here only for the emblem itself, I need to come right here and play.
“Clearly to talk with the supervisor and listen to his concepts and have conversations with him on the soccer phrases was nice and supreme for me to get the choice and the potential for coming to Manchester United.”
Click on by the gallery above to see the primary footage of Christian Eriksen in a Manchester United shirt!