ESPN – Manchester United ready to lock up David De Gea with lucrative new deal

Former Liverpool defender Steve Nicol analyses the latest transfer news coming out of Anfield, including Lucas Leiva's potential departure and Divock Origi's much anticipated return from loan. The winter window is now open, and that means the LIVE transfer blog swings back into action. Find out the latest news, gossip and done deals here. TRANSFERS BY LEAGUE All transfers English Premier League Spanish La Liga Italian Serie A German Bundesliga Major League Soccer Paper Round De Gea out to break records David De Gea's superb performances for Manchester United have attracted the attentions of Real Madrid of late, and the Daily Express reports that the Premier League club will do everything in their power to avoid losing another star to Los Blancos. Manchester United are reportedly ready to commit 200,000 pounds a week to David De Gea in an effort to keep him out of the arms of Real Madrid. The Red Devils have reportedly valued the 23-year-old…