David de Gea

David de Gea, the Spanish professional football goalkeeper at Manchester United, is one of the all-time best goalkeepers. He was born on November 7th, 1990, and is still in his career. He has a suitable physical with a height of 189 cm and a weight of 81 kg. He is the right-footed goalkeeper. He started his career at Athletico Madrid in Spain at the age of 19. He transferred to Manchester United from 201l until now. De Gea uses his speed and rushes off his line in a one vs. one situation. Also, his reflection and ability to perceive moving objects accurately and quickly (dynamic visual acuity) are his strengths.

De Gea recently had a match on November 14th against Fulham. As soon as the match started (04:09), De Gea saved near post shooting from Carlos Vinicius. Christian Eriksen, assisted by Bruno Fernandes, scored a

goal (14:31). By Bruno Fernandes’ cross, Eriksen finished with his sliding. De Gea saved shooting from Harry Wilson (25:02). Harry Wilson lowly hit the ball, but De Gea saved it with his feet. De Gea saved Harry Wilson’s Long- range shot with his diving save (27:19). Harry Wilson dribbled and took a picture but was blocked by De Gea.

De Gea saved Carlos Vinicius’s turning shot (51:15). The shot was made inside the penalty box, but he saved it with his reflection. De Gea saved Tim Ream’s strong header with his hands (51:47). The header was also made inside the penalty box, but De Gea saved it with his great instinct. Daniel James scored a goal from a cross with strong shooting (60: 57). De Gea blocked the ball, but the ball was strong enough to hit De Gea’s hand and went in. De Gea saved Palhnha’s bicycle kick (71: 22). He also safely caught the second ball. Garnacho scored the last-minute goal by getting a through pass from Eriksen (91: 10). He finished with low and powerful shooting inside the penalty box.

The match was very interesting with Garnacho’s last-minute goal.

Christian Eriksen from Manchester United scored 1 goal, and one assist. Also, De Gea saved a lot from Pulham’s attack.

By. Seojin Moon