PICTURE: Juan Mata arrives at Manchester United ... by helicopter of course

Juan Mata

When Mata met Moyes. Chelsea midfielder looks all set to become a United player in the next couple of hours.

Juan Mata has arrived at Manchester United for his medical with the club. The Spanish international has been linked with a move to the club for the past week - and late last night United confirmed that the club had been successful in their pursuit of the player.

Now he must undergo a medical at the club - which he will undergo today, as well as confirm his personal terms, before he is officially unveiled as a United player.

But he is definitely at the club right now - as Phil Neville’s Twitter account shows.

The United coach - who followed David Moyes to Old Trafford this summer gone - took a snap of the player arriving, of course via helicopter, for his medical and negotiations this afternoon.

His £37 million deal is now likely to be completed by the end of the day - although an official unveiling is perhaps more likely on Monday.

But with Mata now at the training ground - everyone at the club can really begin to believe that this is no dream, and the playmaker is to become a United player any moment now.

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