Tiger Fighting, October 6, Manchester United announced on its official website that Uruguayan striker Cavani has joined the Red Devils as a free transfer. The two parties signed a one-year contract, and the contract also includes a one-year extension. According to media reports, Cavani's annual salary is about 10 million euros.
The 33-year-old Cavani was born in Danubio’s youth academy, entered the first team in 2005, moved to Palermo in 2007, joined Naples on loan in 2010, and completed a permanent transfer in 2011. In the three seasons playing for Naples, Cavani represented the team in 138 appearances in all competitions, scoring 104 goals.
In 2013, Cavani moved to Paris Saint-Germain for 64 million euros, becoming the sixth most valuable player in football at the time. The two sides signed a five-year contract. During his 7 years with Paris Saint-Germain, Cavani played 301 times for the team and scored 200 goals, helping Paris Saint-Germain win 6 league titles.
In addition, Cavani played 116 times on behalf of the Uruguay national team, scoring 50 goals, helping the Uruguay national team win the 2011 Copa America.