Anderson leaves United and changes his name - find out what to

The Brazil international has left Old Trafford to move to Italy on loan, and is clearly eager for a new start in Florence.

Manchester United’s search for midfield creativity has led to the potential signing of Juan Mata from Chelsea for a club record transfer.

However, one man whose future at Old Trafford looks uncertain is Anderson, who has moved to Italy to join Fiorentina on loan for the remainder of the season.

The Brazil international has failed to consistently live up to his billing in Manchester, and as a result will look to rejuvenate his career at the Stadio Artemio Franchi.

It appears that Anderson wants a complete new start to life in Florence, as he is ready to change the name on the back of his shirt, according to reports in Italy.

It is believed that the South American midfielder will alter the name on his Fiorentina top to Andow, similar to the name Andowlove that he uses on Instagram.

The Manchester United loanee will also wear the shirt number 88, as his usual number 8 is already in use by Marko Bakic.

A change of scene will surely do Anderson good, and if he excels in Italy there is a fair chance that he may well move to Serie A on a permanent basis.

image: © Gordon Flood

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