David de Gea is reportedly set to reject Manchester United’s offers of a new contract and instead join Paris Saint-Germain when his current deal expires at the end of the season.
Currently, David De Gea will become a free agent at the end of the season and can negotiate with new clubs in January, and United manager Jose Mourinho recently admitted he is “not confident” that de Gea will remain at the club.
According to the Daily Mail, the 28-year-old knows he will be offered a £300,000-a-week contract when he is allowed to discuss a move to a new club in January.
Such a salary would see De Gea become the world’s highest-earning goalkeeper, as he could be set to earn around £15.5m per year.
PSG currently have Alphonse Areola and Gianluigi Buffon as their goalkeeping options, but De Gea would be a significant upgrade on both
United would be in desperate need of a new goalkeeper if De Gea were to leave come the end of the season, and reports suggest that Jordan Pickford is high up their list of potential replacements.