Posted on Friday, 31st August 2012 by Ryan
Despite Sir Alex Ferguson claiming he could sign for Tottenham, Dimitar Berbatov has completed his move to Fulham for an undisclosed fee.
Berbatov rejected offers from Italian champions Juventus as well as Fiorentina to sign for the Cottagers and will become their highest paid player ever on a 2 year deal.
Having been handed the #9 shirt, Berbtov told Fulham’s official website:
“I’m delighted to have signed for Fulham and I look forward to playing under Martin Jol once again.
“As soon as I was aware of Fulham’s interest my decision to join was an easy one to make. I’m impressed with the set up here and the people have made me feel welcome.
“There is a close and personal feel around the Club and I can’t wait to get started.”
Berbatov made his last appearance for United against in a friendly against Barcelona at the start of the month and scored his last goal in a win against Stoke on January 31st.