Man United officially announced Amad Diallo shirt number following his arrival from Atlanta
Amad Diallo haven been anticipated for so long, finally joined Man United after turning down an offer to remain in Italy until the end of the current season.
Following his arrival, the youngster has been handed an official jersey in the squad is said to have the name ‘Amad’ at its back.
The 19-year-old will be wearing same Jersey number Van Der Sar had on during the 2005/2006 campaign before changing to the number 1.
Class of 92′ star, Nicky Butt was first to be in the shirt before switching to his number 8 Jersey after making 78 appearance in the previous.
With the most notable wearer of the number being Dwight Yorke when he netted 65 goals on four seasons, helping the Red Devils to a remarkable treble in 1999.
Amad closest predecessor for the number is Marcus Rashford as the number remains one which he wore between his first 39 and current 10.
Speaking on the number, MUFC said; “We can now reveal that the highly rated youngster has been assigned our no.19 jersey, previously worn by several United legends, as you can read below.
“The 18-year-old will also have his first name, ‘Amad’, displayed on the back of his shirt.”