6 January (Reuters) – Manchester United have introduced in goalkeeper Jack Butland on mortgage from Crystal Palace on Friday as a backup for front-runner David De Gea.
Butland, who has signed a contract till the tip of the season, will be a part of United after Newcastle United minimize Martin Dubravka’s mortgage interval.
“I performed towards David De Gea and represented England alongside Tom Heaton. They’re top-tier keepers and I benefit from the alternative to struggle and help them as teammates.
The 29-year-old joined Palace in 2020 however didn’t function this season. (Reporting by Manasi Pathak in his Bangalore, Modifying by Toby Davis)