Iker Casillas was dropped in Real’s game against Malaga, and it seems Jose Mourinho is on the hunt for a long-term replacement for the Spain captain.
The two are known to have a stormy relationship at the club, and although 31-year-old Casillas has previously said he’d like to finish his career at Real, recent comments have indicated that he might be open to a move.
De Gea was signed by United as a replacement for Edwin van der Sar for over £18million.
There have been rumours that the Spanish goalkeeper has suffered from homesickness, however, since he moved from Atletico Madrid 18 months ago.
The Spain Under-21 is now the top target for Madrid boss Mourinho, according to The Sun.
A Real insider said: ‘De Gea is definitely wanted by Mourinho but a lot depends on his own future.
‘But he’s studied De Gea’s form closely and is very interested.’
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-2254842/David-De-Gea-make-Real-Madrid-summer-Spanish-giants-way.html#ixzz2GYIj5qmV
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Daily Mail nonsense or legitimate story? I get the feeling there’s a lot of truth behind it. Joe Hart to United anyone?!