Pereira, 21, join the club for July 2012 after successful trial spell for Academy. The Portuguese goalkeeper make hin debut for the first team for January 2017, when hin commot for bench con replace Sergio Romero, for FA Cup fourth round match against Wigan Athletic for Old Trafford. Hin con go make hin full debut for Premier League against Crystal Palace for May.
Joel Pereira yarn:
“I dun deh United for years now and since the first day here I dun enjoy every minute. Over the last season I feel say I dun make great progress as goalkeeper and this one go stand me in good stead as to continue my development as Manchester United player. There dun be many memorable moments for me for this club; as mata take be, as I make my debut for the first team for Old Trafford ma beta tin and e dey unbelievable for me and my family. I wan thank the manager and hin coaching team for the help and guidance wey dem do me and I dey look forward to play part for the squad for many years to come.”
José Mourinho yarn:
“Joel progress wella during hin course of the last season through hard work and commitment every day for training. I know say I dun yarn this before but I believe wella, if hin continue hin development and continue to dey work hard, hin really fit become the best Portuguese goalkeeper of the next generation. You do wella Joel.”