Harry Maguire transfer: Manchester United set to sign defender ‘imminently’ after agreeing £80m deal with Leicester

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Manchester United are set to signal Harry Maguire after reportedly agreeing an £80million payment with Leicester for the defender.

The Foxes centre-back has been on the Purple Devils’ want record all summer time and United have already seen a £70m bid for rejected for the England worldwide.

Manchester United look set to sign Leicester’s Harry Maguire this summer

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Manchester United look set to signal Leicester’s Harry Maguire this summer time

Based on Bleacher Report, the phrases for Maguire’s £80m transfer to Previous Trafford have now been agreed and the switch is about to be sealed ‘imminently’.

Ought to United signal Maguire for £80m, their summer time spending will rise to only beneath £150m following the arrivals of Daniel James from Swansea and Aaron Wan-Bissaka from Crystal Palace.

On Saturday, Brendan Rodgers asserted that there was no change in Leicester’s stance on the deal.

The Foxes boss said: “There’s still time to go. You never know what happens with all the players but at this moment in time, this is a top-class player who will cost another club a lot of money.

“Thankfully we’re in a position where we don’t have to sell.

“We don’t want to sell him. He’s a really special player. He fits how we work fantastically well.”

Meanwhile, United Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has revealed he is taking advice from Red Devils legend Roy Keane.

Keane stays one in every of United’s all-time greats after an illustrious enjoying profession at Previous Trafford, the place he gained seven Premier League titles, 4 FA Cups and the Champions League in a 12-year spell.

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has revealed he has turned to Roy Keane for advise on his squad

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Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has revealed he has turned to Roy Keane for advise on his squad

And regardless of Keane publicly important of United on quite a few events, Solskjaer stays near his previous teammate and recurrently seeks his counsel.

“I communicate with Roy and have been at his home for a cup of tea,” stated Solskjaer, who was the Irishman’s neighbour in Bowdon for 9 years throughout their time collectively in Manchester.

“I all the time take heed to Roy and his opinions. I worth them very extremely.

“I do know Roy did an interview saying there are various people who declare to be his associates.

“However I really feel we're fairly shut. We've got develop into pals. He was a incredible chief. I beloved having him as captain.”

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