The transfer of full-back Danilo from Real Madrid to Manchester City is now just hours from being made official.
A fee was agreed several days ago, but according to Gianluca Di Marzio of Sky Italia the 26-year-old’s agent has now arrived in Los Angeles and signatures are scheduled for this afternoon.
Danilo will join Manchester City for an initial fee of €30million (£27million), potentially rising to €35million (£31.4million) with add-ons. He will sign a five-year contract with the Premier League club.
— Gianluca Di Marzio (@DiMarzio) July 22, 2017
Brazilian journalist Dassler Marques of UOL Esporte says an announcement should happen within the ‘next few hours’.
Anúncio de Danilo no Manchester City deve ocorrer nas próximas horas. Peça importante para o elenco de Guardiola em 3 posições.
— Dassler Marques (@dasslermarques) July 22, 2017
And in recent moments, Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has confirmed at his press conference that Danilo “has gone now”.