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Manchester United hint that David De Gea is leaving Old Trafford

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Manchester’s United aggressive search for a new goalkeeper suggests that David De Gea is leaving Old Trafford according to Ian McGarry.

The Spanish international is entering the last 12 months of his current contract, which the club triggered only a few months ago.

It also implies that United only have one transfer window to negotiate a deal for De Gea or else risk losing him for free.

According to Reports, The Red Devils have also stepped up their pursuit for Ajax shot-stopper Andre Onana and Barcelona no. 2 Jasper Cillisen.

And, McGarry believes that it is a huge suggestion that De Gea is looking to leave Old Trafford.

“I think it’s also clear as well that in not renegotiating with David De Gea and his agent regarding a new contract, the fact that United are now actively engaging with other goalkeepers suggests very strongly that De Gea will leave this summer,” he said on the transfer Window podcast.

“It is remarkable when you’ve got a defence which has leaked so many goals this season – I think they are bottom of the clean-sheets-at-home league in the Premier League,

“only two all season in the Premier League – tells the story about their defence.

Ian McGarry says Manchester United's transfer shortcomings would not have happened under Sir Alex Ferguson
Ian McGarry says Manchester United’s transfer shortcomings would not have happened under Sir Alex Ferguson

“So from that point of view, you’ve got to say that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has got to look at his defence. Not just the goalkeeper,

“who of course if they had the wherewithal to meet David De Gea’s demands and if they’re not going to that seems ridiculous seeing the problems they have in front of David De Gea in terms of defending, and therefore it seems like the agony for Manchester United fans is gonna continue with regards to which the way,

“not just the club makes transfer decisions, but indeed with how they respond to very pressing issues on the pitch.

“That just seems unbelievable, because it would never have happened under Sir Alex Ferguson, it seems to have continuously been the case since Sir Alex Ferguson retired,

“and there’s only one place you can point responsibility in terms of that not being addressed and that is at the Glazer family and Ed Woodward because they’re not recruiting properly in the positions in which they need to improve.”


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