De Gea - I'm staying put
Youngster silences rumours of United move
Last Updated: November 23, 2010 11:32pm
De Gea: Committed to Madrid
Atletico Madrid goalkeeper David De Gea insists he has no intention of departing the Primera Liga club.
"The supporters can relax, I'm staying here. I'm very relaxed and there's no reason to move."
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The sought-after youngster has been closely linked with a move to Manchester United in recent weeks having attracted widespread acclaim since establishing himself as Atletico's No.1 last year.
However, 20-year-old De Gea has assured his side's fans that he is happy at the Rojiblancos and is adamant his immediate future is at the Vicente Calderon.
The Madrid-born keeper told his club's official website: "The supporters can relax, I'm staying here. I'm very relaxed and there's no reason to move.
"I'm very happy here, I've spent my whole life here and this is a great club that deserves everything.
"Atletico Madrid have given me everything. It's a compliment that a club as great as Manchester United are interested in you, but Atletico are close to my heart and I want to stay here."