Transfer news: Manchester United poised to seal move for Guillermo Varela
Manchester United are set to tie up a deal for Uruguayan starlet Guillermo Varela, his club Penarol have confirmed.
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Last Updated: 06/06/13 3:03pm
Varela spent time on trial at Old Trafford at the end of last season and he is know to have impressed United's coaching staff.
Now the 20-year-old full-back is flying to England to finalise the move for a reported £1million fee.
Penarol club treasurer Rodolfo Catino is travelling with Varela to conclude the deal on their behalf.
He Tweeted on Wednesday: "In San Pablo airport waiting for the connection to London, with Guille [Varela] about to board."