Matteo Darmian to Man United: Federico Macheda hails €18m move for Italy ace

first_img1 Matteo Darmian Manchester United is a perfect fit for Matteo Darmian, according to ex-United striker Federico Macheda.The Italy full-back is close to completing his move from Torino to Old Trafford for around €18m, plus add-ons, and his fellow countryman Macheda, currently at Cardiff, thinks it will be a smooth transition.“Matteo must certainly expect great things when joining a world-class club,” Macheda said. “I wish him all the best and feel he is ready for this adventure.“Wearing the Red Devils jersey is certainly a big responsibility, because you feel this scary weight of history on your shoulders and realise that every time you pull the shirt on.“Darmian has character and if he finds consistency then I am sure he’ll settle in very well. English football is much more physical and in his role it’s important to push forward as well as defend, but his characteristics already suit that.”last_img read more