English Championship club Hull City will be one of the biggest winners when Leicester City defender Harry Maguire completes his world-record move to Manchester United later this month.
Manchester United have agreed on a transfer fee of £80m for Maguire according to the latest reports emanating from the British media and he’s expected to undergo a medical on Monday.
Hull City inserted a 15% sell-on clause into the transfer that took Harry Maguire to Leicester City in the summer of 2017.
The Foxes signed the England international centre back from Hull City in a deal reported to be around £12m rising to £17m add-ons inclusive.
Hull City will get 15% of the Leicester City profit from the Harry Maguire deal.
Leicester City will receive £60m upfront plus £20m in add-ons for Harry Maguire meaning that the Tigers will receive £6.45m from the initial payment plus £3m in add-ons.
The total fee for Hull City from the transfer is £9.45m.
Harry Maguire will be the most expensive defender in world football after his transfer.