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Angel Di Maria Passes Man United Medical Ahead of £59.7m Transfer

Real Madrid star set for Old Trafford switch.

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Argentine winger Angel di Maria has passed his Man United medical and has taken one step closer to completing his move to Old Trafford according to the Metro.

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Man United are set to pay a British Record transfer fee of £59.7m for the 26 year old South American and will become the club’s fourth high profile signing of the summer.

Di Maria finished last term as Real Madrid’s leading assist maker but the arrival of Colombian attacker James Rodriguez has seemingly brought an end to his four year spell in the Spanish capital.

Louis van Gaal has already signed Ander Herrera, Luke Shaw and Marcos Rojo from Athletic Bilbao, Southampton and Sporting Lisbon respectively but has furthe summer targets in mind.

This source suggests that the Dutch boss also wants to bring in a central defender and another midfielder before the transfer window closes next Monday night.

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