Manchester Boss,Jose Mourinho remains confident that David de Gea will renew his contract at Manchester United.
The Red Devils are in danger of seeing a key performer head towards the end of his current deal.
De Gea’s term will expire summer 2019, but still has a 12-month option in agreement if required Goal.com gathered.
United hoping clause will not need to be activated, with a long-term extension considered to be a top priority.
Mourinho is optimistic when in media, after seeing De Gea produce crucial stops in a 1-0 victory over Young Boys.
“He’s the best goalkeeper in the world and if our ambitions are to be a big winning club, we need the best goalkeeper and players’’ Mourinho added.