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Manchester United remain persistent in their pursuit of Jadon Sancho (Mike Egerton/PA)

Manchester United remain persistent in their pursuit of Jadon Sancho (Mike Egerton/PA)

Manchester United remain persistent in their pursuit of Jadon Sancho (Mike Egerton/PA)

Jadon Sancho's move to Manchester United is close to being finalised, with German reports suggesting the two clubs expect to find agreement in the coming days.

Borussia Dortmund have made it clear that they will not sell Sancho for less than their €95million asking price, but there is a feeling that structure of a deal is now in place.

The level of up-front payment, the details of add-on fees relating to appearances and achievements and the period of time over which United can pay the fee are stumbling blocks being discussed.

Agreement over Sancho's wages and the fees that will be paid to his advisers has been in place for some time, so now it is a case of finalising the deal and then deciding when it will be announced.

There are suggestions that Dortmund are expecting the deal to be confirmed next week, but Sancho will not be available for media duties with United until after his involvement in England's Euro 2020 squad comes to an end.

The 21-year-old insists he is not concerned about the hype around his future, as he focuses his thoughts on England's opener against Croatia on Sunday.

“I don’t really look at it,” he said of the transfer speculation. “When I’m during the season, I always focus on myself and the team because that’s the most important thing that we can do.

“You know, every time I’m on a pitch I’m always giving my all and obviously to create with what I do on a pitch and that’s with goals and assists.

“That’s why I really try to do and always work hard for the team.”

Pushed on whether the background talk is an unwanted distraction, Sancho told talkSPORT: “No, I’m cool about it.

“You know, there’s always going to be speculation, especially when you do well.

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“It’s just how you handle that on the pitch and just keep doing what you’re doing.

“If you keep on doing that then I’m sure that won’t be a problem because the main thing is my football and that’s what I’m focused on at the moment.”

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