Mourinho Warns Real Madrid: De Gea Is Not For Sale

David De Gea

David De Gea

Real Madrid have been heavily linked with an interest in the Spanish global for a number of years, with the height of the speculation coming in the summer of 2015.

The 27-year-old has been happy to delay contract talks with the Old Trafford outfit , though Mourinho has made it clear that the club are looking to extend their Spanish star .

Real Madrid have been eyeing De Gea for years now, and they have tried to pry him away from Manchester United several times already.

"Do you think a club that is trying to attract the best players is a club that is open to sell their best players?" It makes no sense, ' said Mourinho.

Mourinho believes that his club has been able to attract top players in recent transfer windows and has no intention of letting other clubs poach their talent.

More news: Savant Capital Lifted Amazon Com (AMZN) Holding; Korea Fund Has 1.83 Sentiment
More news: US Government facing another shut down
More news: Korea women's hockey team to make much-awaited Olympic debut

"So we don't let our best players go".

Speaking ahead of his side's Premier League encounter against Newcastle United, via Sky Sports, the Portuguese manager was quizzed on the future of the talented goalkeeper, and hit out at claims that the club could sell him to Real Madrid at the end of the season.

De Gea has developed into one of the world's top goalkeepers after initially struggling at United following an £18.9million move from Atletico Madrid in 2011.

When asked about the Spanish giants'ability to sign Chelsea's Thibaut Courtois as the next alternative if they miss on landing the Spaniard, Mourinho chose not to delve in the matter arguing that "he does not want to" speak about Courtois.

De Gea has, on average, had to make more saves with 620 compared to Courtois' 260, but overall there isn't much separating them and Los Blancos wouldn't lose much by signing the younger prospect.

Recommended News

  • Koreas Make History Marching Under Unified Flag In Olympics Opener

    Tensions between the U.S and North Korea intensified during the past year, raising worries of armed conflict on the peninsula. At the opening ceremonies, Vice President Mike Pence and Kim Jong Un's sister, Kim Yo Jong, sat very close together.
    Conway Defends Trump Response To Abuse Allegations Against Ex-Aide

    Conway Defends Trump Response To Abuse Allegations Against Ex-Aide

    Another went public with a photo of her sporting a black eye that she alleges was the result of being hit by Porter. The president said he had only "recently" learned of the allegations against his former aide and was surprised.
    First look of Ranveer-Alia's 'Gully Boy' out

    First look of Ranveer-Alia's 'Gully Boy' out

    Ranveer said that Gully Boy is very dear to his heart, and the actor thinks that the movie is also a great underdog story. Alia told the media: "It's a new space for me and I'd wanted to work with Zoya Akhtar ever since I saw Luck By Chance".
  • South Korea's President Moon invited by N. Korea to visit Pyongyang

    South Korea's President Moon invited by N. Korea to visit Pyongyang

    Two South Korean presidents, both of them progressives, have gone to Pyongyang for summits before, both with Kim Jong Un's father. The Games has seen better ties between the two Koreas despite tensions over the North's nuclear programme.
    North Korea's Kim invites Moon to Pyongyang for summit

    North Korea's Kim invites Moon to Pyongyang for summit

    Later, he skipped a formal dinner at which he was due to share a table with North Korea's ceremonial head of state Kim Yong Nam . North Korea ice hockey player Chung Gum Hwang and South Korean bobsledder Won Yun-jong were joint flagbearers.
    Trump has 'full confidence' in Kelly

    Trump has 'full confidence' in Kelly

    Mr Sorensen's ex-wife Jessica Corbett told the Washington Post that he was physically abusive to her while they were married. Budget chief Mulvaney similarly said on Fox News Sunday that Kelly's rumored departure is "much ado about nothing".
  • Conte suggests Morata could miss the rest of the season

    Conte suggests Morata could miss the rest of the season

    He has a problem and we're struggling to solve the pain he has. "I don't think anyone trusted in us to win the title this season". A bit of rest for players, not only mine, would be important. "You know very well the importance of the player".
    Billy Sharp scores brilliant volley in Yorkshire derby

    Billy Sharp scores brilliant volley in Yorkshire derby

    New Leeds United head coach Paul Heckingbottom arrives at Bramall Lane for his first game in charge against Sheffield United . Leeds had earlier recovered from a stunning Sharp volley to level through Pierre-Michel Lasogga's 47th-minute header.
    OxyContin maker to stop promoting opioids to doctors

    OxyContin maker to stop promoting opioids to doctors

    Purdue Pharma denies allegations of complicity in the opioid epidemic and says it is committed to curbing rates of opioid abuse. The company slashed more than half of its current sales force, alerting staff to the changes in a letter earlier this week.
  • Detained Iranian-Canadian Activist Reportedly Dies In Tehran Prison

    Detained Iranian-Canadian Activist Reportedly Dies In Tehran Prison

    Seyed Emami was a professor of sociology at Imam Sadeq university in Tehran and earned his doctorate at the University of Oregon. Activists say there have been other suspicious deaths among detainees that have been labelled as suicide.
    HomePod: The secure smart speaker that's big on music

    HomePod: The secure smart speaker that's big on music

    The playlist also serves as a message, with the title of each song spelling out a welcome to Sonos' new competitor. But chic it is - it's a sharp-looking piece of technology that'll look good on counters and shelves in the home.
    Paul Pogba substitution tactical, not because of injury - Jose Mourinho

    Paul Pogba substitution tactical, not because of injury - Jose Mourinho

    I think this country produced a lot of wonderful box-to-box players and I had the pleasure to coach some of them. The pre-match build-up starts at 1.30pm on Sky Sports Premier League and at 2.15pm on Sky Sports Main Event.

We are pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.
Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper.
Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.