Manchester United have signed a six-year deal with England international defender Harry Mueller from Lister.
Sources told ESPN FC on Friday that United agreed to pay Million 80 million to Leicester, which represents a world record fee for the defender, leaving Southampton paid by Liverpool for $ 75 million in 2018 for Virgil van Dijk.
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"I'm delighted to be signed for this great club," Maguire said.
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"I thoroughly enjoyed my time at Leicester and thank everyone for the club and their wonderful support over the past two seasons.
"However, when Manchester United knock on your door, it is an incredible opportunity. From my interactions with the manager, I am excited for his vision and plans for the team.
"It's clear to see Ole [Gunnar Solskjaer] Teaming up to win trophies. Now I'm looking forward to meeting my new teammates and starting the season. "
Leicester was bidding m 90m for Maguire before agreeing to a settlement.
The 26-year-old underwent a weekend medical and will be eligible for a United debut against Chelsea at Old Trafford on Sunday.
"Harry is one of the best center of the game today and I'm glad we got his signature," United manager Solskjer said of the signing.
"He is a great reader of the game and he has a strong presence on the pitch with the ability to remain calm under pressure.
"I can see that he will fit into this group both on and off the pitch. He has a great personality and is a wonderful addition to the club."
Maguire played 76 games in Lister in two seasons after reaching Hull City in 2017 at a rate of m 17 million.