Manchester United to sign Angel Di Maria for £59.7m

  • Manchester United are signing Argentina International Angel Di Maria from Real Madrid for a transfer fee of £59.7m, which is a British record, as per the reports.

    The move will be confirmed after the 26-year-old player's medical test. 

    Before this the highest reported transfer fee was £50m paid by Chelsea in 2011 to get Fernando Torres from Liverpool.  

    Carlo Ancelotti, the Real Madrid boss, said the decision to move was Di Maria’s and “the club has done what it could to keep him here.”

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