"This is pure press speculation," Eduardo Hernandez told < i>El Universal. "The addition of (Robin) van Persie is to reinforce the attack. There will be increased competition in that position but Javier is a professional and knows he will have to face that situation."
Hernandez added that the club have not requested he looks elsewhere.
"There is a contract that Javier seeks to fulfill," he added. "The people of Manchester are honorable and have not told us otherwise."