Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea has put one of the biggest transfer sagas in recent years behind him to pen a four-year contract with his current club. The Spaniard’s contract was running out at the end of the season and would have been eligible to walk to another club for free. De Gea was destined to leave for Real Madrid in a deal that stretched through the summer transfer window.Also Read - Manchester United Confirm Agreement With Real Madrid For Raphael Varane's Transfer

Manchester United was unwilling to let their best player for the last couple of seasons leave and had a disagreement with the transfer fee as well. Both parties blamed each other at the end of the deal and De Gea now has to wait for another year before he can force out a move back to his hometown. He was also left of the Champions League qualifiers against Club Brugge and Sergio Romero, a summer singing for United has been the first choice goalkeeper for manager Louis van Gaal. Also Read - Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo? Manchester United Star Mason Greenwood Joins GOAT Debate

After signing the contract, where De Gea is reportedly going to be paid 200,000 Pounds-a-week, he said “I am delighted to be starting this new chapter in my United career. I have always enjoyed playing with these great players in front of our fantastic fans. Manchester United is a special club and Old Trafford is an ideal place for me to continue to develop my career. I’m looking forward to putting a difficult summer behind me and concentrating on working hard to improve and help my teammates to be successful.” Also Read - Desi Bride Flaunts Love For Sports, Gets Manchester United & Mumbai Indians Logo Etched on Her Mehendi | See Pic