Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal has admitted that the club could lose David De Gea this summer despite offering him a contract with a a lot of moneya . The Spaniard has been linked with a move to Real Madrid as his contract with Manchester United comes to an end next summer.

Speaking ahead of Manchester Uniteda s fixture against Everton in the Premier League, Van Gaal opened up regarding the situation surrounding David De Gea and portrayed his helplessness in keeping his prized goalkeeper. De Geaa s contract with Manchester United comes to an end next summer and though the club is hoping that the Spaniard will extend his contract, the two concerned parties havena t come to an conclusion. De Gea is being linked with a high-profile move to Real Madrid with the Spanish press heralding him as Iker Casillasa successor at Santiago Bernabeu.

a I am not the boss. I want him to stay. The player is the boss a he can say yes or no. You will have to ask David de Gea, not me. He has to sign. We have offered him a lot of money.a

Manchester United have been reported to have offered De Gea a contract worth A?150,000 a week along with added incentives as they are desperate to keep the player who will be in contention to win the Player of the Season award at the club. But with David De Gea stalling to sign his new contract, is the Spaniard inching closer to returning to his hometown of Madrid?