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Ex-Manchester United winger Nani joins Serie A side Venezia on free transfer

Ex-Manchester United winger Nani joins Serie A side Venezia on free transfer with an 18-month deal after his contract ended with Orlando City in MLS

  • Former Manchester United winger Nani has joined Venezia on a free transfer
  • The 35-year-old beforehand spent three seasons within the MLS with Orlando City 
  • Nani has signed an 18-month cope with Venezia, who’re struggling in Serie A 











Former Manchester United star Nani has joined Serie A strugglers Venezia on a free transfer.

Nani’s future was unknown following the expiration of his contract with MLS side Orlando City in November, however Venezia have confirmed the Portuguese is returning to top-flight European soccer.

The 35-year-old spent three productive seasons with Orlando, throughout which he scored 28 targets and supplied 23 assists in 77 appearances.  He was named an MLS All-Star in each 2019 and 2021. 

Ex-Manchester United winger Nani has joined Venezia on a free transfer from Orlando City

Venezia have agreed an 18-month cope with Nani by way of till the top of the 2022/23 season, and can hope he can raise them from their present dire predicament. 

The membership was promoted to Serie A this season however discover themselves with simply 17 factors and hovering one place above the relegation zone. 

Upon ending his contract with Orlando, Nani mentioned: ‘I shall always remember how the followers and group supported me and my household ever because the second we arrived in Florida. 

‘You can have in me a pal and a fan for the longer term. I want you all the most effective.’ 

Nani loved a extremely adorned Manchester United career, with the skilful, pacy winger a fan favorite. During his time there he received eight main trophies together with 4 Premier League titles and the Champions League. 

Nani (right) had a stellar Manchester United career, winning eight major trophies in his time

Nani (proper) had a stellar Manchester United career, profitable eight main trophies in his time

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