Man Utd continues talks with Raphael Varane over personal terms ahead of a potential transfer from Real Madrid. Also, with a fee between clubs yet to agree upon. France international thought to be open to moving to Old Trafford with his current deal at Real running out in 2022.
Manchester United has been permitted to approach Raphael Varane.
Also, they are negotiating personal terms ahead of a potential move from Real Madrid.
If terms can be agreed where United expected to open talks with Real Madrid over a fee. Although Paris Saint-Germain is also in talks with Varane’s camp.
It is thought the 28-year-old center-back would be open to the move if an agreement can be reached.
United also believed to be cautious as they do not want a repeat of what happened with Sergio Ramos in 2015. Then they encouraged the player would come to Old Trafford- only for him to sign a new contract at the Bernabeu.
Varane still has a year left on his Real Madrid contract. Also, United is keen to negotiate a lower transfer fee. They know he is free to sign a pre-contract agreement in January.
The France international is one of several center-backs, on whom United is looking at this summer. Also, they make the position a priority to strengthen.
The Premier League side has also moved to strengthen their attack. They also completed a deal to sign England international Jadon Sancho from Borussia Dortmund. this deal is for £73m. Now, it is just a subject to a medical.
Varane would be another significant statement of intent to compete with Manchester City for the Premier League title. Also, in the next season, they have established themselves as one of the world’s best defenders since joining Real from French side Lens in the summer of 2011.
He has gone on to make over 350 appearances for the club. Also, he capped 79 times by France, helping them to World Cup glory in 2018 and starting all four of their matches at Euro 2020 before they knocked out of Switzerland.