Football gossip: De Gea may be a stayer

Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea
Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea

The Lancashire Post rounds up all the day’s big football stories from around the media.

First off, it seems Manchester United are planning to offer goalkeeper David de Gea a new contract in a bid to fend off renewed interest from Real Madrid, according to the Manchester Evening News.

The Independent claims Riyad Mahrez is ready to push for a move away from Leicester, with Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham all keen on the Algerian winger.

Champions-elect Chelsea will offer boss Antonio Conte a stunning new deal and substantial transfer funds this summer, reports the Daily Mirror.


@SunSport: Burnley are resigned to losing defender Michael Keane this summer but former club Manchester United are being slow on the uptake, allowing Liverpool to move into pole position for his signature.


FIFA is set to investigate Paul Pogba’s transfer to Manchester United, according to reports in France.