Angel Di Maria’s agent is flying to England to finalise the winger’s 56 million pound move to Manchester United, according to reports.
United have been rumoured to be stepping up their interest in Di Maria in the last few days,with claims today that they were in advanced talks with Madrid over a deal.
And now Spanish journalist Guillem Balague says the transfer is very close to being finalised, with Di Maria’s agent Jorge Mendes flying to Manchester to finalise the switch
Balague tweeted that Ronaldo had told Di Maria that Manchester United was “the club to go to”. Balague also hinted that the winger would wear the number 7 jersey of Manchester United, the same jersey worn by his Real Madrid teammate, Cristiano Ronaldo
He says that the deal will go through in the coming days and comes after the Argentine international handed in a formal transfer request.
Di Maria has already been promised the number seven shirt at Old Trafford with only personal terms now left to be thrashed out.