Manchester United have agreed to sign one of the best defenders in the world. Raphael Varane will be unveiled as a United player, pending a successful medical.
Varane joined Real Madrid 10 years ago, as an 18-year-old. In his 10 years in Spain, he won 4 UEFA Champions League trophies, 3 La Liga titles, 4 FIFA Club World Cup crowns and much more.
He played every minute as France won the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
“Manchester United is delighted to announce the club has reached agreement with Real Madrid for the transfer of French international defender and World Cup winner, Raphaël Varane, subject to a medical and to player terms being finalised.” Manchester United revealed in a statement.
“Real Madrid C. F. and Manchester United FC have agreed the transfer of Raphaël Varane.” The Spanish giants announced in their statement.
“Our club thanks the player for his professionalism and exemplary conduct throughout his ten seasons representing our colours, during which time he has won 18 titles: 4 Champions Leagues, 4 Club World Cups, 3 European Super Cups, 3 La Liga titles, 1 Copa del Rey and 3 Spanish Super Cups.
“Real Madrid would like to express their gratitude to Raphaël Varane and his family and wish him the best of luck in this new stage of his career.”
The defender is expected to be unveiled as a United player at anytime during the week. He is set to undergo a medical when he arrives in Manchester.
Manchester United Agree to Sign Raphael Varane from Real Madrid!