De Gea Key To Man United's Benzema Deal

Rafa plans his first swoop.
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Real Madrid are keen on David de Gea but Manchester United are desperate to stop the Spanish 'keeper from quitting Old Trafford this summer. However, Rafa Benitez is prepared to let Karim Benzema join the Premier League club it helps along the deal for the £30m rated stopper, according to AS. 

It is no secret that De Gea is keen to join the Spanish giants, however with only a year left on his contract Van Gaal's men have been left with the dilemma between letting him see out his remaining season, or accepting a cash windfall while they still can. The club are swaying towards the former of the two options, but a potential deal for Karim Benzema could cause a change of heart.