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Leicester ‘agree £45m deal for Harry Maguire replacement’ to pave way for United transfer

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Leicester City have reportedly agreed a £45 million deal to sign Brighton and Hove Albion defender Lewis Dunk as a replacement for Harry Maguire, according to the Sun.

Brendan Rodgers had also been considering an approach for Burnley defender James Tarkowski but has decided to pursue the 27-year-old Seagulls centre-back.

United and Leicester City have reportedly reached an agreement over Harry Maguire deal.

The Red Devils will pay £80 m to set a new transfer record for defenders. Maguire himself will become the most expensive defender in history.

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