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This is definitely a good news for every Man Utd fans, as the club have confirmed they have reached an agreement to sign Antony from Ajax, subject to a medical, personal terms and international clearance.

A very good source surely first reported of United’s interest in the Brazilian winger back in February, and their willingness to complete a move for him only increased after hiring Erik ten Hag as their new manager.

And Ajax have held out for a record fee for Antony, and they have got their wish with the Red Devils set to pay them the price including add-ons – the highest transfer fee of all time for an Eredivisie player.

Ten Hag side submitted a specific amount of bid for Antony last Friday, and after it was knocked back by the Dutch champions, Antony pleaded with the club in an interview with Fabrizio Romano to let him leave.

It is said that Ajax then accepted offer in the following days, and United announced on Tuesday that a deal had been agreed.

You should also know that his arrival, once made totally official – will make him the second-most expensive signing in the club’s history.

This Ajax star will become United’s fifth signing of the summer, following Tyrell Malacia, Christian Eriksen, Lisandro Martinez and Casemiro through the Old Trafford doors.

However Antony arrival is expected to be followed by that of Newcastle goalkeeper Martin Dubravka on loan, which definitely makes everything set and ready for Man United.

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