The deal for Raphael Varane from Real Madrid to Manchester United is almost completed. The signing is to be executed in the next week only. The French footballer was only a year left of his contract at Madrid. However, Madrid has let him leave this summer at the Man United, with a fee of around 50 million pounds.
Fabrizio Romano on Twitter on the deal of Raphael Varane
Italian Journalist, Fabrizio Romano, said on Twitter that the agreement between Real and Man United has almost been finalized. There are some final details left to be accomplished, and then the page works time. All these things are just a matter of days or even hours. And, on personal terms, Varane has a total agreement as well.
Deals of United this summer
Manchester United will complete the deal with Varane soon. With this completion, it will be their third acquisition of the summer. Earlier, they signed Jadon Sancho from Borussia Dortmund with a fee of around 73 million pounds, which was in the last week. Also, they signed goalkeeper Tom Heaton, when he departed from Burnley.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on this deal
The current club manager of Manchester United, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said that everyone is aware of his feeling for the club. Also, he is much delighted to sign this new deal with Raphael Varane for the club. It is a good time for Manchester United as they have built a good as well as a balanced squad with young as well as experienced players, wanting to achieve the feat of success.
How will Raphael Varane perform in his new club?
Raphael Varane has been in Real Madrid for 10 years, i.e., from 2011. He has performed well throughout his time at the club, and as a result, Madrid re-contracted with him, at the end of every contract. He has been a good defender in La Liga, and despite being a defender, he has 8 goals for the club, in his pocket. For his consistency, it is expected that he will keep up his efficiency in his new club as well.