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Transfer Balls: David De Gea’s move from Manchester United to Real Madrid collapses

by | 1st, September 2015

Manchester United had all summer to work on their project. But David De Gea’s transfer to Real Madrid is off because the United board didn’t hand in their work on time.

The BBC says United are responsible for the deal collapsing.

The line is that they did not get their paperwork to Spanish Football Federation headquarters until a minute after the 23:00 BST deadline. In their defence, United say they have a receipt that proves they submitted the relevant documents in time.

Real Madrid are likely to appeal to push the transfer through.

 

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United had stood to receive £18.3 million in cash for De Gea, plus Keylor

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