Both Manchester United and Real Madrid are in advanced talks complete the transfer of Raphael Varane to Old Trafford.
“Real Madrid and Manchester United are in “very advanced negotiations” for Varane and an agreement is expected before the end of the week.” Said Madrid Zone.
The two clubs are optimistic that the deal will be closed soon with price of the France International now ranging between €50 and 55m.
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“Significant progress has been made regarding Varane’s potential move to Manchester United in the last few hours and there is optimism between both parties.
The signing of Varane could be closed for a fee between €45m and €55m. Manchester United’s first offer was rejected but Real Madrid are open for €50-55m.” Said Madrid Zone.
The news comes at a time when the defender openly declared his interest to have a Premier League experience opening doors for a possible move to Manchester United who have been keen to have his signature.
“Manchester United are in direct contact with Real Madrid for Raphaël Varane since one week. Varane wants a Premier League experience but he’ll be respectful. He’s not breaking his relationship with Real.” Said Fabrizio.
Even though the two sides are in discussion, Varane showed respect for the Spaniards by attending the ongoing training at Real Madrid.
“Raphaël Varane has just arrived at Valdebebas as he’s not breaking his relationship with Real Madrid – respecting the club and Perez.
He knows Manchester United are in talks with Real Madrid – he wants a Premier League experience. Contract almost ready, up to the clubs.” Said Fabrizio Romano.