Photos: Raphael Varane spotted in Manchester by photographers

It’s been over two weeks since Manchester United announced that a deal had been struck with Real Madrid for the transfer of Raphael Varane, but a move is yet to be finalised.

First, there was an issue with Varane’s issue, owing to the change in Premier League transfer after Brexit. Then, the 28-year-old had to quarantine for five days before he could undergo a medical at the club.

It’s highly unlikely that Varane will feature tomorrow against Leeds and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer even gave an update on the situation in his pre-match press conference.

Despite not currently being eligible to play for the club, the France international and four-time Champions League winner has been spotted in the streets of Manchester by photographers.

Pictures courtesy of Eamonn and James Clarke

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According to the Manchester Evening News, who also ran the story with the pictures above, Varane was spotted in Cheshire, a popular area for Premier League footballers in Manchester and Liverpool.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side will take on Leeds in their Premier League curtain-raiser on Saturday but it remains to be seen if Varane will be present at Old Trafford.

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