David de Gea woke up unemployed on his wedding day! Goalkeeper marries long-term partner Edurne ahead of crunch Man Utd contract talks

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  • De Gea ties the knot with partner Edurne
  • Currently a free agent and unemployed
  • Linked with a move to Al-Nassr

WHAT HAPPENED? The Spanish goalkeeper tied the knot with partner Edurne on Saturday and the couple later uploaded a photo of them together on Instagram post-wedding with a caption, "We couldn't be happier!"

THE BIGGER PICTURE: De Gea is technically a free agent at the moment as his previous contract with United expired after June 30. The club have reportedly offered a new contract with much lower wages, as they continue talks with Inter over a transfer of their goalkeeper Andre Onana.

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WHAT NEXT FOR DAVID DE GEA? The Spanish goalkeeper has been linked with a move to Saudi Arabian club Al-Nassr as he continues to hold contract talks with United. It remains to be seen now if he agrees to extend his stay at Old Trafford or end his 12-year-long association with the club to reunite with Cristiano Ronaldo in the Middle East.