Nemanja Matic trains with new club for first time (photos)

Nemanja Matic trains with new club for first time (photos)

- Matic's first training session with United involved former Chelsea teammate Juan Mata

- The Serbian joined Jose Mourinho's side from Chelsea in a deal worth up to £40million

- Paul Pogba, Romelu Lukaku, Phil Jones, Blind and Eric Bailly also trained at Carrington

New Manchester United signing Nemanja Matic trained with his new teammates for the first time on Tuesday morning August 1.

The Serbian midfielder joined Jose Mourinho's side from Chelsea in a deal worth up to £40million on Monday evening.

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Nemanja Matic trains with new club for first time (photos)

Nemanja Matic did some exercises with Juan Mata. Photo: Sun UK

The new boy took no time in getting acclimatised to his new surroundings as he was all smile doing some exercises with Juan Mata, his one-time teammate at Chelsea.

Nemanja Matic trains with new club for first time (photos)

The Serbian listens to some tactical advise with his fellow players. Photo: Sun UK

Mourinho’s men face Sampdoria in Dublin on Wednesday night and the 28-year-old is expected to make his debut in that match before the UEFA Super Cup clash against Real Madrid.

Nemanja Matic trains with new club for first time (photos)

Bailly and Tuanzebe were also in training. Photo: Sun UK

On joining United, Matic said of Mourinho to MUTV : “He is a great coach and, when I worked with him before, he always took the best from me and I improve if I work with him, so I am very happy to be again with him, especially in this great club so I am happy because of that."

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Nemanja Matic trains with new club for first time (photos)

Paul Pogba was in close proximity with fellow star Romelu Lukaku. Photo: Sun UK

Nemanja Matic trains with new club for first time (photos)

Defender Daley Blind was also in training. Photo: Sun UK

He added: “Manchester [United] is one of the biggest clubs in the world and I am very happy because I am now part of this great club, part of this great group.

“I am looking forward to start to train with the team and to start to play the games.”

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