(Photo Confirmation) – Highly rated defender arrives at Carrington for his medical, deal to be completed today


Manchester United have agreed a deal to sign the highly rated Italian defender Luca Ercolani with player spotted at Carrington ahead of his medical.

The news was first broken by Italian news outlet Sport, then it was picked up by all the leading British media sources.

The deal became a greater possibility when the 16-year old Ercolani himself confirmed the news on his Instagram stating that he will be joining United’s youth set up in coming hours.

Manchester United set to sign Luca Ercolani today
Ercolani on the right

As it turns out Ercolani may not the only the defender signing for United. According to SportMediaSet, Dynamo Kyiv defender Alexander Dragovic is also tipped to join United later today.

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