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David de Gea will not leave Man Utd, says his boss and manager Jose Mourinho.

World-class Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea is not leaving, says Jose Mourinho. Mourinho says there is "no chance" David de Gea will leave Man United this summer. De Gea is competing in his seventh season at United, his best campaign at Old Trafford to date. The No.1 goalie will reportedly be offered a new five-year contract by the Red Devils. Spain La Liga giant club Real Madrid previously chased De Gea but have turned their attention to Chelsea's goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois. Asked if De Gea could leave United this summer, Mourinho said: "No chance." Mourinho defended his decision to sign Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal, who face arch-rivals Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday, Jose Mourinho says United will give retiring Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger a respectful send-off when they meet at Old Trafford this Sunday. Sanchez scored in United's FA Cup semi-final victory over Tottenham last weekend, but Mourinho said he never had any doubt over the transfer.

Manager Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United side takes on old rivals Arsene Wenger and Arsenal on Sunday in the Premier League. Ahead of the clash, Mourinho gave his opinion of his time at Old Trafford.

"I was always very Portuguese in the sense that I'm always ready to discover and try new things, always ready to change country, to change club, to change culture, to change everything in the search of new things," said Mourinho. "I did all of that. So when I came in this period to Manchester United I was ready for this and I knew it was not to come and have simultaneous success. But, in spite of it, three trophies, three finals, probably a third or fourth in worst case scenario. Not bad."

Mourinho stressed that changing and improving United's fortunes is a work in progress but Jose believes his achievements are "not bad" considering the scale of the challenge. Mourinho succeeded Louis van Gaal (who may replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal) in May 2016 and won the EFL Cup to become the first manager in Manchester United history to win a trophy in his debut season at the club. Europa League glory in Stockholm followed in May 2017 to earn Man United a spot in the Champions League and take Mourinho's trophy haul to three, alongside August's Community Shield victory. Mourinho will take his side back to Wembley for the FA Cup final against Chelsea Fc on May 19th. 

United currently are 2nd in the Premier League, 16 points behind current champions Manchester City, a major improvement on last season's 6th place finish. And, with the chance to get their hands on another piece of silverware in the FA Cup Final , Mourinho is content with what he has achieved so far.

"I knew the club I was coming to," said Mourinho. "I know that one thing is to go to a club that is prepared to win and you just need to arrive and give the last touches, to give your personal quality, personal knowledge and the team, and the club, is ready just for the last click. "I knew that was not the case at United. The owners knew that. The CEO, he knew that. So when the question was, in this period of my career, am I ready for this kind of job? Yes, I am ready because my career was about new things all the time."

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"He was playing in the Premier League for years," said Mourinho. "We all know how good he was, that's why he was chased by many teams I believe. That's why we fought to have him here and I was sure he was the right player not just by his typical playing qualities but by his mentality. We needed that, a bit more experience, mental aggressiveness. It was now or never so it was now."

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