Amad Diallo shared a photo of his flight to Rome on Sunday as the Atalanta teenager prepared to officially become a Manchester United player. Diallo, 18, agreed to a move to Old Trafford worth up to £37 million ($48m) over the summer. But the clubs agreed to keep the youngster in Italian football until he was granted a work permit in the United Kingdom.
Leicester City moved in behind Manchester United at the head of the standings with a 2-0 success over Southampton.
Two of the English top-flight's five best players will do battle when Liverpool meet Manchester United at Anfield.