Photo: Victor Lindelof settling in well after joining Manchester United

by Leo Nieboer

Victor Lindelof has been pictured enjoying a pint in a London pub after joining Manchester United earlier this month.

The 22-year-old became Jose Mourinho‘s first signing of the summer after moving from Benfica for a fee of around £30.7m, signing a four year contract.

He quickly jetted off to the Maldives with his girlfriend, Maja Nilsson, to enjoy some time away before returning to England ahead of pre-season.

And the Swede was seen enjoying a cold one during a shopping trip, during which Maja wisely bought an umbrella, demonstrating that he is already settling in nicely to the ways of English life.

As somebody who has only spent two years featuring as a regular for Benfica, Lindelof will want to make sure he acclimatises early at United to hit the ground running.

This is exactly what Eric Bailly, who likewise arrived in June, managed to do after arriving off the back of just one solid season with Villarreal. No youngster wants to feel out of their depth from the very start. You could see that from minute one against Leicester City in the Community Shield he was adjusted and ready to go, and supporters will expect the same of Lindelof.

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