Super-agent Mendes flying in for talks in the north west next week.

Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea will put pen to paper on a new deal at Old Trafford next week according to reports in the Sun.

The highly rated former Spain Under-23 international has been with the Premier League champions for the past three seasons now with De Gea having originally arrived at the ‘Theatre of Dreams’ from Liga giants Atletico de Madrid in June 2011 on a five-year deal for a fee of £17.8 million.

And in the intervening two-year period De Gea has slowly begun to justify that heft transfer fee with a string of impressive displays between the sticks for the Red Devils so much so that the club’s hierarchy are now understood to be preparing the shot stopper a contract extension to keep the Spaniard in the north west beyond the end of his current deal that expires on June 30 2016.