Saturday’s news and transfer rumour roundup.
Real Madrid have made the first move to secure Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea as the long-term successor to Iker Casillas, contacting the 24-year-old’s representatives about a possible £30m summer move – (Daily Mirror)
Manchester United will offer De Gea a £140,000-a-week contract to convince him to turn down any interest from the European champions – (Daily Star)
Southampton defender Nathaniel Clyne is also interesting Manchester United again with the club looking to coax the 23-year-old out of his current deal at St Mary’s – (Daily Mirror)
Queens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp has backed owner Tony Fernandes’s decision to restrict the QPR manager to loan signings in the January transfer window – (Daily Mail)
Arsenal striker Yaya Sanogo, 21, is set to sign for Crystal Palace on loan in January, turning down a rival offer from Hull – (Metro)