Cape Town - French powerhouse Paris Saint-Germain are keeping an
eye on David de Gea's contract situation at Manchester United, with a view to
making a move.
The Spain international has 18 months remaining on his
current deal after United took up the 12-month option in his contract, but they
are keen to secure him to something more long term.
Negotiations are currently under way, but reports are
suggesting the player's excessive demands could result in United refusing to
If that is the case, then De Gea could be on the move and
PSG are in the hunt.
PSG want a long-term replacement for Gianluigi Buffon and
see De Gea as the perfect goalkeeper to step in if a deal can be agreed with
The Reds are willing to offer De Gea £350,000 a week, but
the player is reported to be holding out for more, and it also remains to be
seen if PSG would go that high.
Meanwhile, the shot-stopper reached 100 clean sheets against
Liverpool at Old Trafford on Sunday in a goalless draw.
But failed to keep a clean sheet against Crystal Palace on
Wednesday evening as United Cruised to 3-1 victory.
Next up for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s charges are relegation
threatened Southampton on Saturday, March 2.
Kick-off is at 17:00 (SA time).