Man United legend reacts to reports David De Gea could join Real Madrid
Manchester United legend Andrew Cole runs rule over latest reports linking David De Gea with Real Madrid move
Andrew Cole says he would wish David De Gea all the best if the Manchester United goalkeeper does complete a move to Real Madrid.
The Spain international has featured for the Red Devils this season amid continued speculation surrounding his future, giving Sergio Romero a chance to claim the No1 spot.
And former United striker Cole insists he would hold no grudges if the club’s reigning player of the year finally sealed a big-money move to the Spanish capital.
— Andrew Cole (@vancole9) August 31, 2015
Another ex-United player, Danny Higginbotham, was surprised to read the latest transfer speculation, admitting that he expected the Red Devils to keep De Gea.
Thought MUFC would have kept De Gea. Will earn more for club than fee Real reported to be paying + he needs to be playing with euros in mind
— Danny Higginbotham (@Higginbotham05) August 31, 2015
Van Gaal’s side suffered their first defeat of the Premier League season after a 2-1 loss to Swansea City on Sunday afternoon.