Through a statement on its website, Manchester United announced that it reached an agreement with Real Madrid for the transfer of Raphael Varane. And although the operation will be 100% official until the world champion passes the medical tests and puts his signature on the contract (details remain to be finalized), details of the movement that is taking him to Old Trafford are already known.
VARANE’S ARRIVAL IN MANCHESTER UNITED
According to Fabrizio Romano, the most reliable journalist when it comes to the market, Real Madrid agreed to a final sale for € 50 million, an important figure considering the period in which the football industry is found (critical situation due to COVID-19) and taking into account that the world champion ended his contract in 2022 (they could leave as a free agent if they did not achieve their renewal).
As for the link of the French player with the English giant, the relationship will be long lasting. 4 years will be signed + option to extend it 1 more year. At least on paper, the idea is that the person born in 1993 has a good time defending the shield red devil.
➤ Transfer amount: 50 million euros.
➤ Contract: until June 2025 + option to extend it until June 2026.
Undefeated data. Raphael Varane played 360 games and won 18 collective titles in 10 seasons with Real Madrid. Champion of absolutely everything. He arrived as a youth bet, he left as a legend.
Did you know…? These were the 18 titles that Raphael Varane won with the Real Madrid shirt: 3 Leagues, 1 Copa del Rey, 3 Spanish Super Cups, 4 UEFA Champions League, 3 European Super Cups and 4 Club World Cups. Indelible mark.