Manchester United have confirmed the agreement between them and Real Madrid for Raphael Varane this summer window, MySportDab reports.
The Red Devils have just made it another big signing once again as they are on a quest to ensure they have a formidable team ahead of the new season.
Raphael Varane will now be heading to England after Manchester United and Real Madrid reached an agreement for the defender.
Manchester United confirmed that they are delighted to announce the club has reached agreement with Real Madrid for the transfer of Raphaël Varane.
The move is now being subject to a medical and to player terms being finalized before it will be announced with unveiling being done.
The transfer fee is reported to be close to €60 million as the former bid of €50 was turned down by Real Madrid who wanted more on the table.
Raphael Varane will be making the move after the player and his agent confirmed earlier that they won’t be extending their stay with the Los Blancos.
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This will be Manchester United second big signing after they completed Jadon Sancho’s move from Borussia Dortmund for close to €80 million.
The club did also made a signing for a goalkeeper who joined for free as backups to David De Gea and Dean Henderson.
Talks are also being held with Atletico Madrid as they look to add Trippier to their team this summer with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer looking for more options at the back.
Raphael Varane is a great buy and they now have the perfect pairing for Harry Maguire who will be looking to meet his new teammate along with other players.
Manchester United will be making a return back to Champions League football after some time out playing in the Europa Cup competition which they lost in the final to Villarreal.