Manchester United have agreed a fee of £13.8m with Ajax for versatile Netherlands international Daley Blind.
Blind, 24, was in Louis van Gaal’s World Cup squad and can play at left-back and as a defensive midfielder.
Personal terms are still to be agreed but if the deal does go through he will be United’s fifth summer signing.
United have already spent over £130m this summer, including a British record £59.7m on Argentina midfielder Angel Di Maria from Real Madrid.
A club statement read: “Manchester United is delighted to announce it has reached agreement with Ajax to sign Daley Blind, subject to a medical and personal terms. “bbcsport.