The Uruguayan player was bought by Man United for free on a one-season contract.
For information, the Uruguay national team player is on a free transfer after Paris Saint-Germain did not extend his contract, which expired this summer.
In a recent interview, Cavani said that his former PSG team-mate Ander Herrera played an important role in his decision to move to Man United.
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Cavani admitted that he had asked Ander Herrera for his opinion before deciding to join Man United.
The 33-year-old said that Herrera explained about Man United to himself over the phone.
After hearing advice from Herrera players, Cavani was convinced to start a new adventure with Man United.
“I talked a lot with Ander (Herrera), as well as other teammates, such as Angel Di Maria, who was also with me in Paris,” Cavani said as quoted by the report. BolaSport.com from the club’s official website.
“It was really last minute and I called Ander to have a chat.”
“I really admire Ander, and I feel that his words will help me, by telling me a little about what it’s like at Man United.”
“So yes, it is true that after I finished speaking with Ander, we reached an agreement here with the club,” he said.
Previously, Herrera had explained that Cavani had asked him for advice after Man United wanted to sign him.
The 31-year-old then convinced Cavani to accept Man United’s proposal because the Manchester club is one of the best teams.
“He (Cavani) had asked me for advice,” Herrera said as reported BolaSport.com from Goal International.
“I told him that Man United are one of the teams you can’t refuse if they want you.”
“It’s a shame he couldn’t meet their fans. Because Old Trafford is extraordinary,” said Ander Herrera commenting on the transfer of Man United. (Raka Kisdiyatma Galih)