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Super agent Mendes at United to complete transfer

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Jorge Mendes is at the Aon Training Complex to finalize the transfer of French prodigy Hannibal Mejbri.

According to reports from The Mirror he flew in to get the final details ironed out.

The deal is thought to be worth in the region of 9 million pounds. The agreement was reached between the Red Devils and Monaco.

Other agencies reported that Bayern Munich and Arsenal had also expressed an interest.

The 16-year-old is currently at the French side on a youth contract that still has two years to run.

But there are rumours of a fall out between the club and his parents.

It is believed to have pushed them to seek the services of Mendes to secure a brighter future for the player.

The attacking midfielder has been frozen out of the youth team, since the apparent fallout.

The Principality is renowned for producing prestigious talent. Thierry Henry, Anthony Martial and Kylian Mbappe to name but a few.

This deal is a tidy little profit for Monaco though. Who tends to have a nack of nurturing young potential and cashing in later.

They feel they have done all they can to make the player and family happy. There have even been reports of a 1 million Euro payment to secure his services a little over a year ago.

He considered one of the brightest young talents in French football. Demonstrating great technical ability, vision, and intelligence.

The player himself is expected in Manchester by the end of the week to complete a medical and put pen to paper.

Both the player and his family feel that United is the best club for him.

It is considered the ideal step in advancing his progress and making the jump to a professional career.

It appeasrs Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has a very long term plan at Manchester United.

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – FEBRUARY 21: AS Monaco striker Kylian Mbappe in action during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 first leg match between Manchester City FC and AS Monaco at Etihad Stadium on February 21, 2017 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)