Wednesday 17

Manchester United

De Gea likely to be rewarded with new deal

13th January 2018, 15:01 by Aidan Perkins

Manchester United are expected to begin talks over a new contract for David de Gea before the end of the season.

The Spain international goalkeeper is out of contract next year, with the club having the insurance policy of extending that by a further 12 months.

The Red Devils had hinted last summer they were ready to hand the brilliant 27-year-old lucrative new terms, but the De Gea camp have been kept waiting longer than they anticipated although the word now coming out of United is that they will attempt to sort out his future before he leaves for the World Cup finals in Russia this summer.

There is no indication the Spaniard is still angling after a move to Real Madrid, which further gives the Manchester giants confidence that the negotiation process won't be a protracted affair.

De Gea already earns a reported £210,000 per week and United are likely to hike his terms closer to team-mate Paul Pogba's £290,000 per week, as the club's highest-paid player.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Aidan Perkins is a senior journalist that specialises in football stories. Aidan, a Liverpool fan, also has a broad knowledge of several other sports.

More Manchester United

Manchester United

Smalling must dig deep for United future

16th January 2018, 11:43

Manchester United's Chris Smalling will reportedly be playing for his future until the end of the current season.

Manchester United

Mourinho relaxed over Sanchez

16th January 2018, 00:52

Manchester United have a chance of signing Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal according to Jose Mourinho, who is relaxed about the situation.

Manchester United

Man Utd star back for Stoke clash

15th January 2018, 14:14

Antonio Valencia is in line to return for Manchester United's Premier League home clash with Stoke City on Monday night.

Manchester United

Zlatan will decide himself on fitness

15th January 2018, 11:08

Manchester United's medical staff are letting Zlatan Ibrahimovic decide when he will be fit to return.

Manchester United

United target De Gea deal

15th January 2018, 03:26

Jose Mourinho expects goalkeeper David De Gea to be offered a new long-term contract with Manchester United.

Manchester United

United agree fee for Sanchez swoop

14th January 2018, 14:22

Manchester United have reportedly agreed a £30m fee for Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez and there is confidence that he will join the club.

Recent Sport Headlines


Federer targets big 2018

17th January 2018, 01:15

Roger Federer has set his sights on a big 2018 after booking his place in the second round of the Australian Open.

Match Reports

West Ham United 1-0 Shrewsbury Town

16th January 2018, 22:24

Reece Burke’s extra-time goal handed West Ham a 1-0 FA Cup third round replay win against a resolute Shrewsbury at the London Stadium.

Match Reports

Leicester City 2-0 Fleetwood

16th January 2018, 22:17

Kelechi Iheanacho grabbed a brace and had the help of VAR in the process as Leicester defeated Fleetwood 2-0 in their FA Cup replay.

International Football

Shaw sets sights on England again

16th January 2018, 19:39

Luke Shaw is determined to force his way back into the England squad after recently regaining his Manchester United place.

Serie A

Milan set sights on Leverkusen schemer

16th January 2018, 18:46

AC Milan have been linked with Bayer Leverkusen winger Julian Brandt but won't make a move until the summer.

Le Championnat

Bordeaux rule out Malcom exit

16th January 2018, 17:19

Bordeaux say Malcom will not leave the club in January amid reports Arsenal are keen to land the forward.

Rugby Union

Davies and Adams included in Wales squad

16th January 2018, 17:18

Wales have named a 39-man squad for the Six Nations with uncapped pair James Davies and Josh Adams included.


Milan mull move for Ajax starlet

16th January 2018, 17:17

Ajax face a real battle to keep hold of David Neres as AC Milan have reportedly joined the fight for the forward's signature.