Manchester United's James Wilson joins Aberdeen on season long loan

Marko Grujic of Liverpool and James Wilson of Manchester United during the Premier League 2 fixture between Manchester United and Liverpool at Leigh Sports Village

The 22-year-old Biddulph-born frontman has been regularly loaned out by parent club Manchester United in recent seasons with the player on the fringes of the first team at Old Trafford.

Mourinho included a number of teenagers in his squad, including 16-year-old striker Mason Greenwood, but there was no place for Wilson, who has a year left on his contract while United also hold an option to extend it by an additional 12 months.

The former England under-21 worldwide scored on his Manchester United debut in 2014 and becomes manager Derek McInnes' seventh summer signing.

The Red Devils have confirmed that James Wilson, who made headlines in the 2013/14 campaign after scoring a brace on his debut under David Moyes, has been sent out on loan.

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England Under-21 worldwide Wilson spent the second half of last season at Sheffield United and has had previous spells at Brighton and Derby. He told me a lot about his philosophy and plan for me going forward for the season.

"The coverage that the Scottish league is getting at the minute is really good, one in every three games is on TV". It is a big year for me.

"I am absolutely delighted to secure James on a season long loan as he is a player I feel will very quickly become an important member of the squad for us", said Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes.

He has had a hard 18 months with injury and not getting regular football, which can happen, especially at a big club like Manchester United.

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