Manchester United are looking good to wrap up a deal for Belgian striker, Romelu Lukaku as they officially announced on Saturday morning that they have reached a deal with Everton for the signing of the forward.

The Red Devils chose to set the records straight after reports emerged late Friday night that Chelsea are ready to match the £75m transfer fee that they were offering to pay for Lukaku.

Though the Red Devils made the announcement of their agreement with Everton through their official Twitter handle.

The club has expressly stated that a deal is still subject to the Belgian passing a routine medical examination and also agreeing personal terms.

Lukaku is expected to command a £200,000 per week salary if he agrees to a switch to United.