Manchester United have told Real Madrid no deal will be agreed over the transfer of David de Gea unless Sergio Ramos is included, according to the Sun.
The Red Devils are said to be willing to let the Spanish goalkeeper walk way for nothing next summer rather than sell him for cash in the current window - unless Madrid cough up a record sum for a shotstopper.
De Gea has one year left on his contract at Old Trafford and has rejected an offer to stay put worth £200,000-per-week - and now Manchester United are playing hardball over his future.
It emerged earlier this week that the former Atletico Madrid ace has put his house in Manchester up for sale and is keen to return home, however the Red Devils have already rejected one offer worth £15 million and won't budge unless something changes.
Boss Louis van Gaal wants to land Ramos - who has reportedly told Madrid he wants to leave - however the Spanish club have reportedly rejected one offer worth £32 million for the defender.
That has left talks at something of an impasse, and both players want their futures resolved before pre-season begins in two weeks' time.
As things stand Manchester United have told Real Madrid that talks will only continue if Ramos is included in their next offer for De Gea and unless that happens they remain happy to let the 24-year-old walk away for free next season.
Manchester United have already sealed one deal for Memphis Depay from PSV Eindhoven, and are closing in on a £24 million swoop for Southampton's Morgan Schneiderlin.
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