The young midfielder, who played for the Blades’ U18s side last season on trial, has officially moved to South Yorkshire after his 10-year association with United’s namesakes from across the Pennines came to an end.
Alongside a photograph of himself at United’s Shirecliffe academy signing on, Hampson wrote on Instagram: Delighted to announce I have officially signed for Sheffield United
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“I would like to thank everyone at Manchester United for past 10 years and can’t wait to get started.”
Last year, Hampson was called up to a Wales U17 training camp at the age of just 15. Comfortable on the ball, he will now join up with his new Blades academy teammates when they return for pre-season training ahead of the 2021/22 campaign.