Arturo Vidal set to COMPLETE Man Utd move as agent jets in to finalise £47m deal - Daily Star Sign inRegister Sign in / Register Arturo Vidal set to COMPLETE Man Utd move as agent jets in to finalise £47m deal Arturo Vidal set to COMPLETE Man Utd move as agent jets in to finalise £47m dealARTURO VIDAL'S move to Manchester United edged closer last night after his agent jetted in to finalise a switch to Old Trafford. By Nick Lustig / Published 1st August 2014 SET TO SIGN: Arturo Vidal is closing in on a mega-money switch to Manchester United [GETTY] Chilean newspaper El Mercurio claimed earlier this week that Vidal has already verbally agreed to join United, who will smash their transfer record by stumping up £47m to bring him to the club.It is also understood United have tabled a four-year £120,000-a-week deal, which will double the 27-year-old's current salary.Vidal's representative, Fernando Felicevich, held crunch talks with Juventus on Monday and demanded they match United's lucrative offer or let the Chile World Cup star leave.The Serie A champions are unwilling to break the bank to keep the midfielder in Turin and Felicevich, according to reports, has now flown into Manchester to put the finishing touches on a switch to United.Italian newspaper Gazzetta dello Sport report that Vidal has already passed a medical ahead of the mega-money switch to Manchester. RECORD BREAKER: United are preparing to smash their transfer record to sign Vidal [GETTY] United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward, who has been tasked with pursuing new manager Louis Van Gaal's top targets, left the club's pre-season tour of America late last month to concentrate on concluding a deal for Vidal.Woodward has been busy in the transfer market this summer, spending in the region of £60m on England left-back Luke Shaw and Spanish midfielder Ander Herrera.Despite splashing the cash on Shaw and Herrera, Woodward assured supporters last week that the club were not finished spending and that they have the funds to smash the world transfer record.Van Gaal has been desperate to make Vidal his marquee signing of the summer, although, if the deal is concluded, it will not overtake the current world record outlay set by Gareth Bale's £86m move to Real Madrid.However the £47m fee paid for Vidal would soar above United's previous biggest outlay set by Juan Mata's £37.1m arrival from Chelsea in January. Related articles Comments More Has Luka Jovic just convinced Chelsea to sign him? Maurizio Sarri desperate for strikerLUKA JOVIC is at the top of Maurizio Sarri’s Chelsea shopping list this summer and his display this evening will go a long way into convincing the ... Man Utd fans dub youngster the ‘new Paul Pogba’ after stunning skill for U18s The transfer decisions that Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has ALREADY made Celtic boss Neil Lennon sent Scott Sinclair WARNING by fans after contract extension Man City boss Pep Guardiola gives verdict on Liverpool’s defeat to Barcelona Why Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is forcing Romelu Lukaku to consider Man Utd future Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri admits TRUE Eden Hazard reaction to being benched vs Frankfurt Liverpool star Virgil van Dijk did something HILARIOUS when he met club legend Ian St John Liverpool star Naby Keita suffers double blow with injury news . En poursuivant votre navigation sur ce site, vous en acceptez l'utilisation de cookies pour vous proposer des contenus et services adaptés à vos centres d'intérêts.. Arturo Erasmo Vidal Pardo is a Chilean professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Spanish club Barcelona and the Chile national team. His displays during his time at Juventus led him to be nicknamed Il Guerriero, Rey Arturo and La Piranha by the Italian press due to his hard-tackling and aggressive, tenacious style of play. VIdal started his career with Colo-Colo, where he won three Chilean Primera División titles. He moved to Europe, where he joined Bundesliga club Bayer .