Borussia Dortmund have confirmed the agreement of Jadon Sancho’s move to Manchester United with a deal worth £73 million ($101m).
Wiseloaded on Wednesday learnt that a big-money deal had been struck between Premier League and Bundesliga heavyweights.
That agreement is now in the process of being finalised, with a 21-year-old England international needing to pass a medical before his switch to Old Trafford is completed.
Dortmund statement reads:
“The player Jadon Sancho is about to move from Borussia Dortmund GmbH & Co. KGaA to Manchester United Football Club Limited.
“Both clubs and the player reached an agreement on this today. If the transfer is realised, Manchester United will pay BVB a fixed transfer fee of EUR 85.0 million.
“The contractual details now have to be coordinated and documented.
“The formal processing of the transfer is also subject to the successful completion of all necessary medical tests and examinations, a coordination procedure with the player’s previous club and the proper and timely processing in accordance with the provisions of the FIFA Transfer Matching System (FIFA TMS).”