- Aaron Wan-Bissaka has accepted to join Manchester United from Crystal Palace
- The 21-year-old reportedly agreed a five-year contract with the Old Trafford outfit
- Wan-Bissaka is favoured to replace Antonio Valencia who was released last season
Aaron Wan-Bissaka has reportedly reached a contract agreement with Manchester United, reports claim.
The Crystal Palace right-back has been tipped to succeed departed United captain Antonio Valencia in right-back position.
According to Italian journalist Nicolo Schira, the Red Devils have agreed a five-year contract with the 21-year-old.
And Schira added that it is now left for both the London and the Manchester clubs to settle the transfer fee.
United had initially offered £40million rejected by Crystal Palace, who are holding out for £60million.
“It's confirmed!” Schira wrote on Twitter. “Manchester United want to close for Aaron Wan-Bissaka.
“He is the first choice of Solskjaer as a RB.
“Agreement with him for a contract until 2024.
“Now Red Devils are talking with Crystal Palace to finalise the deal.”
Wan-Bissaka has enjoyed a remarkable season at Selhurst Park since making his Crystal Palace debut in February 2018.
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He was named the club’s player of the season in April after making 39 appearances in all competitions.
Eagles boss Roy Hodgson said: “He's been outstanding.
“He had a baptism of fire over a year ago now, playing three of the top six teams in his first games.
“He's been so good in all of the games.
“He's a complete fullback as far as I'm concerned and I'm very glad we have him and delighted for him and his family that he's here for this award tonight.”
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Daniel James is set to have his medicals ahead of a summer move to Manchester United from Swansea.
The Welsh international is currently preparing for his country's Euro 2020 qualification double-header against Croatia and Hungary.
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