Hugo Lloris is believed to have held several rounds of talks with Manchester United officials ahead of completing his £25m move from Tottenham Hotspur.
Reports have reemerged that the Red Devils would be able to sign their top goalkeeping target for a reasonable price to due a verbal agreement with Daniel Levy.
Speculation last month claimed that the Spurs chairman promised the 28-year-old that he could leave White Hart Lane for a Champions League club.
The France captain has been linked with a move to Old Trafford as they prepare for life without David de Gea, who is expected to complete a transfer to Real Madrid this summer.
The Metro claims that negotiations between all the relevant parties are ongoing.
Stoke City’s Asmir Begovic, Inter Milan’s Samir Handanovic and Ajax’s Jasper Cillessen have also been tipped to join United, but manager Louis van Gaal is understood to priorities a move for Lloris.