Tevez agrees terms with Man Utd

The statement from Joorabchian’s lawyers read: “The circumstances surrounding Carlos Tevez’s relationship with West Ham have been well documented in the media and footballing world.

“We confirm that Carlos Tevez has, with the knowledge and permission of West Ham, been in discussions with other clubs.

“Subsequently, personal terms have now been agreed with Manchester United.

“Carlos Tevez’s representatives will work during the course of next week so that a move to Manchester United can be finalised as quickly as possible.

“The process for finalising the player’s registration with Manchester United will be undertaken in accordance with appropriate procedures.”