Manchester United players unhappy with David de Gea saga

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Manchester United players were left unhappy with the club's treatment of David de Gea during the summer transfer window, according to the Sun.

The Spanish international was keen on securing a move to Real Madrid and both clubs agreed a fee - however the paperwork wasn't filed in time and the deal fell through when the window snapped shut.

De Gea, who hasn't featured for the Red Devils this season so far after boss Louis van Gaal decided he wasn't mentally ready, will now have to stay put until the January window at least before he can leave to head to the Bernabeu.


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However according to the Sun it isn't just De Gea who has been affected by the botched transfer saga; his Manchester United team-mates are also said to be unhappy with the club over the events of the summer.

The former Atletico Madrid ace is a popular member of the dressing room at Old Trafford according to the paper, and has attracted sympathy from his colleagues as he tries to come to terms with his immediate future.

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De Gea is likely to be reintegrated into the Manchester United starting line-up when he returns from international action with Spain, and could start in goal ahead of Sergio Romero for the showdown against Liverpool.


The Argentinian international, who joined Manchester United on a free transfer this summer, has started all four of the club's Premier League fixtures so far, but was blamed for the 2-1 defeat against Swansea before the break.

The Sun also claim that Manchester United players are unhappy with Van Gaal's tactics, and was confronted by a group of players at the club's training ground.

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