Sunday 18 August 2019

VIDEO: Harry Maguire signs for Manchester United in £80m deal

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Manchester United have completed the signing of England international Harry Maguire from Leicester for £80million, a world record fee for a defender. The 26-year-old has signed a six-year contract at Old Trafford with the option of a further year after passing a medical and agreeing personal terms. Maguire was strongly linked with both Manchester clubs over the summer but Leicester held out for their valuation and the fee surpasses the £75million Liverpool paid Southampton for Virgil Van Dijk in January 2018.

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