David De Gea has reportedly told friends he wants to leave Manchester United and join Real Madrid in the summer.
The goalkeeper is on Real’s wishlist along with Chelsea star Thibaut Courtois and Tottenham shot-stopper Hugo Lloris.
Jose Mourinho is desperate to keep hold of De Gea, who has been integral again to the side this season.
But Spanish journalist Eduardo Inda claims De Gea is eyeing an exit from Old Trafford.
“Real Madrid are still thinking about a single goalkeeper, who is De Gea, but Mourinho is determined not to leave United,” he told TV show El Chiringuito.
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David de Gea is on Real Madrid's agenda
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De Gea believes that Manchester is hell because every day is black
“De Gea believes that Manchester is hell because every day is black.
"The player has privately said that he wants to play for Real Madrid."
Mourinho has been warned he will have to ‘adapt’ his side if United are to beat Chelsea.
The Portuguese will head back to Stamford Bridge on Monday when the Red Devils face his former employers in the FA Cup quarter-finals.
United were thrashed 4-0 by the Blues in the league earlier this season.
Jose Mourinho has been told to 'adapt' his game plan for Chelsea tie
Antonio Conte’s men are currently in unstoppable form, and former Chelsea winger Pat Nevin thinks Mourinho is under pressure to deliver a game-winning plan to stop the west Londoners in their tracks.
“It is up to the others to adapt to Chelsea right now and that includes Jose Mourinho and Manchester United," he told the club's official website.
“Jose might know Chelsea and most of the players better than just about anyone, but most teams appear to know what Chelsea are doing, they just can’t seem to find a way of stopping it.
"Even when the team plays just fairly well, it tends to still be enough."
Robert Lewandowski’s agent has ruled out a switch to United for his client.
Reports emerged suggesting United had identified the Bayern Munich hitman as an alternative in the event of a deal collapsing for Antoine Griezmann.
But Lewandowski’s representatives, Maik Barthel, has quashed the rumours.
“Does any top player in the world want to be a plan B?” he told ESPN FC.