well-respected football expert and journalist, Duncan Castles.
that they have made a big error by agreeing a lucrative long-term deal with De
Gea last year and will be able to unload the 29-year-old Spain International,
should an bid come along for him.
with De Gea’s performance since signing the record deal,” Castles said to
Transfer Window Podcast.
situation where they needed to pay him more money that any other club should
have been able to give him. And they’ve saddled themselves.
for a player whose success has deteriorated since the contract was signed.
feeling inside the group that anyone would give De Gea a deal, and the
opportunity to go somewhere will be to take the pay off their salary bill and
to locate a De Gea buyer because of the coronavirus situation.”