The Italian has been heavily linked with a move to Old Trafford for a number of days and the situation has progressed rapidly.
United leave for their pre-season tour of the United States on Monday and it looks like they have stepped up their transfer business so they can get players in and settled.
— Gianluca Di Marzio (@DiMarzio) July 10, 2015
Meanwhile, Robin van Persie looks to be on his way out of United having reportedly agreed a deal with Fenerbahce. Darmian’s arrival will also intensify speculation surrounding Rafael and Galatasaray are said to have already registered their interest in him.