UK time is: 07:44:18
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Anderson Receives Work Permit

Anderson will be able to pull on the Manchester United shirt as he's received a work permit on appeal.

The Brazilian prospect, currently on international duty at the Copa America, agreed to a move to United at the end of May. However, the completion of the deal was subject to a work permit.

The Home Office, as expected, rejected United's first application but granted it on appeal as the club requested special dispensation for Anderson's exceptional talents.

'We are delighted to announce our application for Anderson's work permit has been successful,' a club spokesman told the official site, www.manutd.com.

'We look forward to finalising his transfer from FC Porto in the very near future.'

Nani did not require a work permit as he's Portuguese so another of our newly-signed youngster has already completed his medical, just like Owen Hargreaves who, being English, obviously had no such problems whatsoever.

With Anderson's services finally secured, attention will finally turn on the possible departures and the probable arrival of a striker.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Zae Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday June 29 2007

Time: 2:31PM

Your Comments

great news, im so excited to see him in our squad next seaon. honestly one of the most exicitng transfers we have ever done (except rooney of course)
united4life
im waiting to hear about a striker now then that should be all our buying finished.
rooneyisgod
Its a bit stupid this work permits for footballers isnt it, its not as if they are hiding aboard trucks or taking a rowing boat across the channel, if they have agreed a contract with a club they should simply be allowed play for that club no matter where they came from or how many caps they have. One of the transfers we made that I was so happy about was when we got Veron, for years i wanted him at Old Trafford he was quality for Parma, remember the old Parma of Crespo, Chiesa ect but look how that turned out. Fergie will help Anderson fulfill his potential. Is there another manager in the game that can mould players with potential into world class footballers like Fergie can.
Kanchelskis
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Manchester United Articles

Surplus to Requirements (1) (Tuesday July 29 2014)

Surplus to Requirements (2) (Tuesday July 29 2014)

Strootman Valued at 100 million (Monday July 28 2014)

Herrera Praise! (Monday July 28 2014)

Rafael Returns Home (Monday July 28 2014)

United 3 AS Roma 2 (Sunday July 27 2014)

Dutchman Linked to United Again! (Saturday July 26 2014)

Angel di Maria Back on the Radar (Saturday July 26 2014)

Bebe`s Gone! (Saturday July 26 2014)

Archived Manchester United Articles

List All Vital United Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. TheFamousNo7 114
2. Kanchelskis 54
3. MotorMad 27
4. nordkap 8
5. owoahene 1
6. olami123 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
8. Leicester City 0 0 0 0 0 0
9. Liverpool 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Man City 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Man Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0
12. Newcastle 0 0 0 0 0 0
13. Q.P.R. 0 0 0 0 0 0
14. Southampton 0 0 0 0 0 0

Breaking League News

Villa in for Moses!
Chelsea : 29/07/2014 07:41:00
Surplus to Requirements (1)
Man Utd : 29/07/2014 07:32:00
Surplus to Requirements (2)
Man Utd : 29/07/2014 07:31:00
These Youngsters Will Play for England!
Chelsea : 29/07/2014 07:28:00
And Slowly They Arrive Back
Chelsea : 28/07/2014 17:32:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Can We Win the Premier League This Coming Season?
Suggested By:  Red Boy
Yes! 50%
No! 25%
Too early to say! 25%