Manchester United will approach Tottenham Hotspur for Hugo Lloris should they lose David De Gea to Real Madrid, the
Champions League semi-finalists Madrid have long been mooted as a possible destination for De Gea, who joined United from Los Blancos’ city rivals Atletico Madrid in 2011. The 24-year-old has gone on to make more than 170 appearances for United, winning the Premier League title in 2012-13 and breaking in to the senior Spain squad, but has been regularly linked with a return to his native country.
Should Madrid make their interest concrete this summer then it is to White Hart Lane United would look, and Spurs’ Lloris. A fee of £25m is suggested and United would add former Barcelona goalkeeper Valdes to the deal. Valdes left the Nou Camp at the end of last season and, after recovering from a serious knee injury, signed on at Old Trafford in January 2015. He has yet to make an appearance in the first team under manager Louis van Gaal.
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