David de Gea

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David de Gea
David de Gea 2017.jpg
De Gea with Spain in 2017
Personal information
Full name David de Gea Quintana[1]
Date of birth (1990-11-07) 7 November 1990 (age 29)[2]
Place of birth Madrid, Spain
Height 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in)[3]
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Manchester United
Number 1
Youth career
2003–2008 Atlético Madrid
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2009 Atlético Madrid B 35 (0)
2009–2011 Atlético Madrid 57 (0)
2011– Manchester United 287 (0)
National team
2004 Spain U15 12 (0)
2007 Spain U17 15 (0)
2007–2009 Spain U19 15 (0)
2009 Spain U20 1 (0)
2009–2013 Spain U21 27 (0)
2012 Spain U23 5 (0)
2014– Spain 41 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 15:59, 10 November 2019 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 21:03, 15 October 2019 (UTC)

David de Gea Quintana (born 7 November 1990) is a Spanish footballer. He plays as a goalkeeper for Manchester United and the Spain national team. Many people think he is among one of the best goalkeepers in the world.

He started playing at the senior level for Atlético Madrid in 2009. He has been playing for United since 2011 and has won a Golden Glove in the 2018/19 season during his career with them.

De Gea made his debut for the Spain national team in 2014 and played with them at the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Squads for 2017/18 Premier League confirmed". Premier League. 1 September 2017. Retrieved 25 November 2017.
  2. "David de Gea". Barry Hugman's Footballers. Retrieved 25 November 2017.
  3. "David De Gea". 11v11.com. AFS Enterprises. Retrieved 19 August 2018.