Man Utd activate De Gea 12month option

first_imgManchester United exercised their option to extend David de Gea’s contract for another 12 monthsThe 28-year-old has developed into one of the world’s greatest goalkeepers at United following his arrival from Atletico Madrid in 2011.But De Gea’s original contract was due to expire at the end of the season with talks over a renewal being delayed for over two months.Now Sky Sports report that United have activated their option to extend De Gea’s stay at the club for another year.The extension means De Gea cannot enter talks with a foreign club to sign a pre-contract agreement in January to join them for free in the summer.harry maguire, manchester UnitedMaguire says United need to build on today’s win George Patchias – September 14, 2019 Harry Maguire wants his United teammates to build on the victory over Leicester City.During the summer, Harry Maguire was referred to as the ultimate…United manager Jose Mourinho recently expressed his hope that the club will be able to persuade De Gea to commit his long-term future at Old Trafford.“He’s the best goalkeeper in the world and if our ambitions are to be a big club, a winning club you need the best goalkeeper in the world,” said Mourinho.“You also need some other best players [in their position] in the world, in this case we only have the best goalkeeper in the world.”De Gea has kept 123 clean sheets in 333 games for United across all competitions.The Spaniard has also won the Premier League, FA Cup, Carabao Cup and the Europa League.last_img

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