PSG eyeing January move for David De Gea as Man United contract talks stall

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PSG are looking to sign David De Gea from Man United
PSG are hoping to signal David De Gea on a free switch in 2020 (Image: Getty)

PSG are hoping to persuade Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea to signal a pre-contract settlement with them in January forward of a move subsequent summer season, in keeping with the Day by day Specific.

United have triggered a one-year extension within the 28-year-old’s contract taking him as much as June 2020, nonetheless, talks to increase his keep past which have hit a lifeless finish.

De Gea is believed to have requested parity with Alexis Sanchez’s wages with the Chilean reportedly incomes round £400,000 per week at Previous Trafford.

Ed Woodward has privately acknowledged that handing Sanchez that deal was an error in judgement and he’s eager to keep away from a repeat situation with De Gea.

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PSG are on the lookout for a replacement for Gianluigi Buffon
PSG are looking out for a long-term substitute for Gianluigi Buffon (Image: Getty)

That has alerted PSG to the scenario as they’re eager to land a brand new first-choice goalkeeper with neither Gianluigi Buffon nor Alphonse Areola having satisfied this season.

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Nevertheless, PSG are keen to play a ready recreation with De Gea and signal him on a free switch subsequent yr fairly than shelling out £60m in switch charges to get him this summer season. The membership additionally needs to be cautious with their spending to keep away from potential Monetary Honest Play sanctions.

So as to persuade De Gea to see out his contract at United, PSG are keen to match his wage requests and provides him a hefty signing-on-fee contribution.

De Gea has established himself as top-of-the-line goalkeepers on this planet throughout his eight-year stint with United and has been named within the PFA Group of the 12 months on 5 separate events.

The Spain No.1 had points together with his kind this season, although, notably in direction of the top of the season when he made a string of high-profile errors.

United have been linked with Barcelona’s Jasper Cillessen and Ajax’s Andre Onana, amongst others, as potential replacements for De Gea.

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