Di Maria Set To Join United?
Reports suggest Real Madrid Winger, Angel Di Maria, will sign for Manchester United next week.
According to Sky Sports News, the deal will cost around £60 million, while add-ons could see the price to £70 million and the Argentine is expected to be given the iconic number 7 shirt, which has been vacant since the 2012-2013 campaign.
Di Maria's agent is due to fly from Singapore to London to finalise details of the transfer, and report suggest the midfielder will be paid £8 million, which is the same amount Paris Saint-Germain offered before they pulled out of negotiations last month, while he's current deal at the Santiago Bernabeu runs out in 2018 and he currently earns £3.5 million a year.
Los Blancos manager, Carlo Ancelotti, confirmed the midfielder has put in a request to leave the club, and he was left out Friday night's 1-0 loss to Atletico Madrid in the Spanish Super Cup.
Di Maria has appeared 189 times for Madrid, scoring 36 goals in the process, he was also Man of the Match in the UEFA Champions League final, as Real beat Atletico Madrid 4-1.