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David De Gea Biography

David de Gea Quintana is a Spanish footballer who plays for Manchester United as a first-choice goalkeeper. De Gea joined Atlético Madrid at the age of 10 and came up the ranks to play professionally for Atlético Madrid B in Segunda División B. He made his debut for the Atlético first-team on 30 September 2009 at the UEFA Champions League group stage match away to Porto. De Gea started 2010–11 in impressive fashion, helping Atlético win the season's UEFA Super Cup. In the 90th minute of the 2–0 win against Internazionale, he saved a Diego Milito penalty kick. He made his first appearance for Manchester United in a 3–1 friendly win over Chicago Fire on 23 July 2011. On 18 September Manchester United beat Chelsea 3–1 at Old Trafford, with De Gea making a string of impressive saves. De Gea made his first ever UEFA Champions League start against FC Basel at Old Trafford on 27 September 2011 with the match ending in a3-3 draw. De Gea has also helped Spain's U17 win the 2007 European Championship and finish second at the 2007 World Cup. In 2011, he was part of the Spain U21 team that won the 2011 European Championship.
Basic Player Info
Full Name David de Gea Quintana
Nationality Spain
Position Goalkeeper
Current Club Manchester United
Shirt Number 1
Career
Clubs
Manchester United Jul 2011 - Present
Atlético Madrid Aug 2009 - Jul 2011
Atlético Madrid II Jul 2008 - Sep 2009
National
Spain Under 23 Jan 2012 - Dec 2012
Spain Under 21 Jan 2009 - Dec 2013
Spain Jan 2011 - Present
Stats
Clubs
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Manchester United
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2017/2018 Premier League 8 0 0 0 0 720
UEFA Champions League 3 0 0 0 0 270
UEFA Super Cup 1 0 0 0 0 90
2016/2017 Premier League 35 0 0 2 0 3150
League Cup 5 0 0 0 0 450
UEFA Europa League 3 0 0 0 0 270
Community Shield 1 0 0 0 0 90
FA Cup 1 0 0 0 0 90
2015/2016 Premier League 34 0 0 0 0 3060
FA Cup 6 0 0 0 0 570
UEFA Champions League 6 0 0 0 0 540
UEFA Europa League 2 0 0 0 0 180
League Cup 1 0 0 0 0 90
2014/2015 Premier League 37 0 0 0 0 3314
FA Cup 5 0 0 0 0 450
League Cup 1 0 0 90
2013/2014 Premier League 37 0 0 1 0 3330
UEFA Champions League 10 0 0 0 0 900
League Cup 4 0 0 0 0 390
Community Shield 1 0 0 0 0 90
2012/2013 Premier League 28 0 0 0 0 2520
UEFA Champions League 7 0 0 0 0 630
FA Cup 5 0 0 0 0 450
League Cup 1 0 0 0 0 90
2011/2012 Premier League 29 0 0 0 0 2610
UEFA Europa League 4 0 0 0 0 360
UEFA Champions League 4 0 0 0 0 360
FA Cup 1 0 0 0 0 90
Community Shield 1 0 0 0 0 90
Total 281 0 0 3 0 25334
Atlético Madrid
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National
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Spain
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2018 Russia WC Qualification Europe 9 0 0 0 0 810
2016 France European Championship 4 0 0 0 0 360
EC Qualification 3 0 0 1 0 270
Total 16 0 0 1 0 1440
Spain Under 21
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Spain Under 23
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David De Gea Latest News & Articles

Real Madrid and Manchester United preparing a game-changing swap deal and other transfer news and rumours of the day - 15th October, 2017
Real Madrid and Manchester United preparing a game-changing swap deal and other transfer news and rumours of the day - 15th October, 2017
A quick look at all the top transfer stories of the day.
Twitter reacts: De Gea save, Atkinson's failure  & Lukaku's miss
Twitter reacts: De Gea save, Atkinson's failure  & Lukaku's miss
The fans have had their say - and we have compiled them for you here...
Top 5 Goalkeepers in the Premier League right now
Top 5 Goalkeepers in the Premier League right now
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Reports: Paris Saint-Germain plot stunning move for Manchester United star
Reports: Paris Saint-Germain plot stunning move for Manchester United star
PSG are set to make another shock move!
Top 5 Goalkeepers in football currently
Top 5 Goalkeepers in football currently
Who's the best custodian in football at the moment?
Top 5 Manchester United Players in FIFA 18
Top 5 Manchester United Players in FIFA 18
These are the current Manchester United players who can be said to be truly world-class.
5 Premier League records that can be broken this season
5 Premier League records that can be broken this season
5 realistic records that could be broken in the Premier League 2017-18.
FIFA 18 Premier League Players Rating - Top 10 Best Players in PL
FIFA 18 Premier League Players Rating - Top 10 Best Players in PL
Top 10 Premier League FIFA 18 Players Ratings Released by EA. Only 2 Premier League Players have 90+ ratings.
Best Goalkeepers of FIFA 18 - Top 10 Goalkeepers Ratings Released
Best Goalkeepers of FIFA 18 - Top 10 Goalkeepers Ratings Released
With the game just 10 days away from release, EA published a list of the best goalkeepers in FIFA 18.
Manchester United transfer round-up: Mourinho to link up with Ozil again, lifelong United fan joins club and more - 15th September 2017
Manchester United transfer round-up: Mourinho to link up with Ozil again, lifelong United fan joins club and more - 15th September 2017
All the latest transfer news regarding Manchester United.
FIFA 18 ratings: Manchester United fans left fuming as David de Gea doesn't feature in top 10
FIFA 18 ratings: Manchester United fans left fuming as David de Gea doesn't feature in top 10
Fans took to Twitter to vent their frustrations.
Real Madrid to revive interest in Manchester United superstar and other transfer news and rumours of the day - 10th September, 2017
Real Madrid to revive interest in Manchester United superstar and other transfer news and rumours of the day - 10th September, 2017
A quick look at all the top transfer news of the day.
Five reasons why the international break has come at the wrong time for Manchester United
Five reasons why the international break has come at the wrong time for Manchester United
And to think Jose Mourinho isn't a happy man at the best of times...
Five best goalkeepers in world football
Five best goalkeepers in world football
Goalkeepers often single-handedly win matches for their teams. Here are five of the best.
Reports: David de Gea seeks help from Real Madrid superstar to join them
Reports: David de Gea seeks help from Real Madrid superstar to join them
Will the Real Madrid superstar help complete his dream move to the Santiago Bernabeu outfit.
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