De Gea ‘reluctant’ to sign new long-term Man United contract as talks deadlock

first_img Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT FAREWELL silverware England’s most successful clubs of the past decade, according to trophies won Should he refuse to sign, United will have the choice of either cashing in on David de Gea at the end of this season, or risk losing him on a free transfer at the end of the next.The Spaniard nearly returned to his home country with Real Madrid in 2015, though that transfer famously fell through and Los Blancos now have former Chelsea number one Thibaut Courtois between their sticks instead. REVEALED Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland gameday cracker Latest Manchester United News According to the Telegraph, De Gea’s agent Jorge Mendes met with club officials in London on Friday.However, they have been unable to come to any agreement regarding a new long-term agreement and now face an uphill battle to do so.Talks are reported to be at an “impasse”/deadlock and the goalkeeper is reluctant to sign away his prime years at present.The current situation at Old Trafford amid poor performances, poor results and managerial uncertainty is understood to have left the goalkeeper, who is about to turn 28, uneasy about his future. Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea is said to be “reluctant” to commit his long-term future to the club.The Red Devils have reportedly activated an option to extend the Spain number one’s contract by an additional 12 months, though that will only secure his future until the end of next season, summer 2020. Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade boost center_img Man United transfer news live: Haaland ‘wants a change’, two players off in January IN DEMAND Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won Matic one of two players for sale with ‘two Premier League clubs’ interested REVEALED targets RANKED 1 deals David de Gea has started the season on traditionally good form for United Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January Solskjaer gives Pogba fitness update and calls him world’s best all-round midfielder last_img

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