Spanish goalkeeper David De Gea has signed a new four-year deal at Manchester United the club has announced.
A statement on United’s website noted: “David De Gea has signed a new long-term contract with Manchester United, keeping him at the club until at least June 2023. There is an option to extend for a further year.
On his part, De Gea said: “It has been a privilege to spend eight years at this great club and the opportunity to continue my career at Manchester United is a genuine honour. Since I arrived here, I could never have imagined I would play over 350 games for this club. Now my future is fixed, all I want is to help this team achieve what I believe we can and win trophies again, together.
Long Term Future
Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said of the deal: “I am delighted that David has committed his long-term future to the club. Over recent years, David has proved himself to be the best in the world and a vital part of our plans as we look to take Manchester United back to where it belongs. David is a fantastic person and his outstanding quality provides the perfect base to our defence.
De Gea, 28, joined United in 2011 from Atletico Madrid and has made 367 appearances so far and won the Premier League, the FA Cup, the League Cup, the UEFA Europa League and the Community Shield during his time at Old Trafford.