Manchester United striker Edinson Cavani has sent a message of congratulations to his new team-mate Facundo Pelletri.

Veteran striker Cavani joined the Red Devils in a two-year deal after his departure from Paris Saint-Germain.

He was joined by fellow Uruguayan Pellistri after a busy day of deadline with the young winger who signed from Penarol.

Undoubtedly, Cavani is expected to play a role in helping Pellestry settle into Old Trafford as he adjusts after moving to Europe.

He congratulated his fellow countryman after his dream move, saying he was ready and waiting to be welcomed into the club.

Facundo Pellistri has completed the transfer to Man Utd

Cavani wrote, “Congratulations Fako.” Instagram He also shared a picture of United revealing it as their latest signature.

“Safe trips and we’ll wait here to accompany you.”

In response, the teenager wrote: “Thank you very much Eddie!

“You are a crack [great player]. Let’s go!”

Pellestre played 37 games for Pinarol in the Uruguayan First Division last season, building his reputation by being on United’s radar.

“To join a club with a history Manchester United “A dream come true,” he told the United’s official website.

Cavani sent a welcome message to his fellow new site on Instagram

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“I learned a lot at Penarol and I would like to thank them for everything they have done for me. Having a manager’s trust is a great feeling that I know working with him would be perfect for my development.

“I come to a team full of great players that I will learn from every day. Everyone knows that Manchester United is the club that gives young players a chance and I am ready to work hard every day to win those opportunities and prove myself in England.”

Cavani, meanwhile, bagged the iconic number 7 shirt at Old Trafford.

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Cavani received the Manchester United shirt number 7 after his move

After completing his transfer, Cavani said: “Manchester United is one of the greatest clubs in the world, so I am honored to be here. I have worked hard during my break and I am excited to compete and represent this great club.

“I have played against some of the most passionate football fans of my career knowing it will be the same at Manchester. I can’t wait to experience the atmosphere of Old Trafford, when it’s safe for the fans to return.

“I look forward to continuing to write my little story inside the soccer book and I know this is why my focus should always be the same – work, work and work. I had a conversation with the manager and this increased my desire to wear this beautiful shirt.”

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