Date:27th January 2014 at 1:47pm
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Mata Moyes

Juan Mata has been unveiled at Carrington this afternoon, having been handed the number 8 shirt.

The Spaniard was awarded Anderson’s number after the Brazilian was sent on loan to Fiorentina.

In Manchester United news it was believed that Mata would wear the 7 shirt but Mata revealed that he sat down with David Moyes and they came to the agreement that 8 was the number for him

jUAN Mata shirt

(Picture via Ben Smith of the BBC)