Manchester United have agreed a British record transfer fee of 59.7 million pounds ($98 million, 75 million euros) to sign Argentina midfielder Angel Di Maria from Real Madrid according to British media reports on Monday. (Manchester City thrash Liverpool 3-1)
Several media outlets, including the BBC, reported that United have finally sealed a deal for Di Maria after several days of negotiations with the Spanish club. (Mario Balotelli signs for Liverpool FC)
The 26-year-old was said to have been seen arriving at United's training ground on Monday evening as he prepares to put pen to paper on a reported five-year contract worth an estimated £200,000-a-week.