David de Gea says he’s open to staying at Manchester United for the rest of his profession after admitting “the tradition of soccer” needed to change at Outdated Trafford.

De Gea was voted the Gamers’ Participant of the Yr at Manchester United final season. It was an award he gladly accepted however he has admitted it can’t occur once more if the membership are to achieve success.

The Spaniard got here to United’s rescue on a lot of events final season as United did not problem the likes of Liverpool and Manchester Metropolis. Regardless of De Gea’s high-quality for he managed solely eight clear sheets within the league.

However regardless of successful on a private stage, De Gea is determined to see success for United. And even the nightmare of final season has not postpone the keeper from ending his profession on the membership.

De Gea, 31, is out of contract subsequent summer season, however the membership maintain an possibility of a 12-month extension. And the previous Atletico Madrid man is keen to remain on the membership.

“Yeah, if it’s doable, after all. I’d be actually joyful to be right here for so long as they need,” mentioned De Gea, in an interview at Perth’s Ritz-Carlton lodge.

“In the event that they let me keep right here, I’ll keep right here, for certain. I’m actually comfy, actually joyful and hopefully, earlier than I depart we are able to win one thing.

“I’ve had unhealthy instances at golf equipment, good instances, I’ve been in plenty of conditions the place we don’t win as a lot as we would like however I like the membership.

“In fact, we wish to win. However successful or not successful, simply being on this membership is greater than any trophy.”

Final season was ’embarrassing’

He doesn’t wish to be the star of the present once more and when reminded of a remark from Jose Mourinho that it’s not an excellent signal at any membership if the goalkeeper is the excellent performer, he mentioned: “Yeah, completely agree,’ he says. ‘It’s good for me, after all. I like to win trophies, however I completely agree with what he mentioned. It should be a striker or a midfielder. That’s what occurs for certain this season.”

De Gea is definitely in search of an unlimited enchancment on the membership’s worst ever Premier League marketing campaign below Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and interim boss Ralf Rangnick. And he didn’t maintain again when assessing final season.

“Yeah, for me and for everybody, it was a really robust season, embarrassing generally. Some video games had been a multitude, a catastrophe.

“So we should always be taught from final season that it can’t occur once more as a result of it was robust. I hope everybody displays.

“It was painful to be there and we’re not able to successful video games. Dropping 4-0 or 5-0, it was unacceptable. Typically you must really feel ache to go up and hold going.”

De Gea: ‘Ten Hag absolutely centered’

United’s showings in pre-season below new boss Erik ten Hag have been flooded with optimism. Wins over Liverpool and Crystal Palace have gotten United’s followers dreaming once more.

Ten Hag has insisted on a high-pressing model and De Gea concedes their model needed to change.

“We wanted a greater tradition of soccer, of simply enthusiastic about soccer, nothing else,” mentioned Dea Gea, as cited by the Every day Mail.

“With a brand new supervisor, we’re in a great way. He’s very centered on soccer and what we want, and the gamers really feel the identical.

“In fact, you can’t be late for coaching or for conferences, that’s life. It’s a must to be on time {and professional}.

“He’s very intense. Every thing he says is absolutely centered, 100 per cent simply in coaching.

“We have to adapt to him however we have now confirmed already in these three video games we’re urgent excessive, we wish to win the ball and hold it and dictate. We wish to lead the sport.”

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