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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 18 0 0 0 0 1620
UEFA Champions League 4 0 0 0 0 360
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
FA Cup 1 0 0 0 0 90
Community Shield 1 0 0 0 0 90
2015/2016 Premier League 34 0 0 0 0 3060
UEFA Champions League 6 0 0 0 0 540
FA Cup 6 0 0 0 0 570
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 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 292 0 0 3 0 26324
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

5 reasons why David De Gea to Real Madrid shouldn’t happen
5 reasons why David De Gea to Real Madrid shouldn’t happen
De Gea to Madrid is a hot topic, but it shouldn't happen
Manchester United 1-0 AFC Bournemouth: Player Ratings
Manchester United 1-0 AFC Bournemouth: Player Ratings
Rating and slating the individual performances from Manchester United's scrappy win over Bournemouth at Old Trafford
5 performances that prove De Gea is the best goalkeeper in the world
5 performances that prove De Gea is the best goalkeeper in the world
A trip down memory lane to take a quick look at 5 performances that have shaped David De Gea's career so far
Real Madrid reportedly set to confirm €25 million signing in January first week
Real Madrid reportedly set to confirm €25 million signing in January first week
Big signing for a small price at Madrid!
Man United transfer news: Modric considering United switch, Zidane fed up with De Gea pursuit and more - 8th December 2017
Man United transfer news: Modric considering United switch, Zidane fed up with De Gea pursuit and more - 8th December 2017
A quick look at all transfer news, rumours and updates related to Manchester United
3 takeaways from the Arsenal vs Manchester United match last weekend
3 takeaways from the Arsenal vs Manchester United match last weekend
Outlining 3 major talking points from the Arsenal-United match
5 reasons why David De Gea should win the Ballon d'Or​
5 reasons why David De Gea should win the Ballon d'Or​
Why De Gea should become the first keeper to win the award since Lev Yashin
5 goalkeepers who deserve to win the Ballon d'Or this year
5 goalkeepers who deserve to win the Ballon d'Or this year
With only 2 days to the Ballon d'Or awards, let's take a look at 5 goalkeepers who deserve to win it
United got three points but were City the real winners?
United got three points but were City the real winners?
Let's take a look at why United's win at the Emirates could prove very costly for the Red Devils.
Arsenal vs Manchester United - Combined XI
Arsenal vs Manchester United - Combined XI
Arsenal and United meet for the first time this season in a high profile clash at the Emirates
Top 5 players to have played every single minute in the Premier League this season
Top 5 players to have played every single minute in the Premier League this season
Analysing the 5 best players who have completed every minute of Premier League action this season.
5 of the best Manchester United players in the last 10 years
5 of the best Manchester United players in the last 10 years
Some of the best players we have seen at Old Trafford over the last ten years
Real Madrid to make £70 million bid for Manchester United superstar, and other transfer news and rumours of the day - 20th November 2017
Real Madrid to make £70 million bid for Manchester United superstar, and other transfer news and rumours of the day - 20th November 2017
A quick look at all the top transfer stories of the day, from across the globe
FIFA 18: Manchester United stars take each other on in the game in hilarious video
FIFA 18: Manchester United stars take each other on in the game in hilarious video
Nobody beat can beat David De Gea in goal.
Real Madrid transfer news: Man United agree to sell superstar, Ronaldo intervenes in Harry Kane plans, and more
Real Madrid transfer news: Man United agree to sell superstar, Ronaldo intervenes in Harry Kane plans, and more
All significant transfer news, rumours and updates pertaining to Real Madrid
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