Manchester United reach agreement to sign player for £41million

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According to Goal, Manchester United have reached an agreement with Spanish side Real Madrid for the transfer of 28 year old defender Raphael Varane.

Both clubs agreed a fee for the 28-year-old on Monday.

It is understood that the two clubs have reached an agreement of £41 million ($57m) for the defender and he is expected to complete his transfer after a medical.

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According to Goal, the base fee is £34m ($47m) plus £7m ($9m) in add-ons, meaning United could shell out as much as £41m.

Varane will become United’s second major signing of the summer following the arrival of Jadon Sancho from Borussia Dortmund this summer.