Mourinho says ‘best in the world’ De Gea will sign new Man United deal

first_imgManchester United manager Jose Mourinho is confident David De Gea will remain at Old Trafford.De Gea was once again influential for United in their 1-0 win over Young Boys on Tuesday night as they made it into the last 16 of the Champions League with a game to spare. REVEALED RANKED no dice MONEY Berahino hits back at b******t Johnson criticism – ‘I was in a dark place at Stoke’ David de Gea is in his eighth season with Manchester United BEST OF Latest Football Stories Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card ADVICE Getty Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions shining center_img REVEALED 2 Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won REPLY Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea denies Young Boys at Old Trafford. The Spanish shot-stopper made an incredible save with the scoreline level before Marouane Fellaini’s last-gasp goal, which was celebrated wildly by Mourinho.Mourinho’s relief was clear as he threw water bottles on to the floor and the manager thanked goalkeeper De Gea for saving their blushes as much as Fellaini, having superbly clawed a deflected Ulisses Garcia effort off the line in the 70th minute.The Young Boys substitute had even turned to celebrate, before realising De Gea had somehow stopped it. Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade There are fears De Gea will look to to leave next summer but Mourinho is adamant he is going nowhere.“He is a world-class player,” Mourinho said.“He is the best goalkeeper in the world and, if our ambitions are to be a big club, to be a winning club, you need the best goalkeeper in the world – and you need also some other players the best in the world. Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars huge blow 2 “In this case, we have the best goalkeeper in the world and I know that he wants to stay.“I know that his agent is happy to do what the player wants and I also know that the board wants him to stay and they’re working on that, so hopefully sooner or later they arrive into good conclusions.”last_img read more