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De Gea: Fergie Is More Than A Manager

De Gea: Fergie Is More Than A Manager

David de Gea has hailed the influence of Sir Alex Ferguson at Manchester United, claiming that he isn’t just a manager, but a father figure for the players. “Sir Alex is more than a manager,” said De Gea. “He controls everything in the team. He’s a father for all those who come to the club. [...]

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De Gea: Barca? I Want To Stay In Manchester

De Gea: Barca? I Want To Stay In Manchester

The press in this country are very confused about David de Gea. One minute they are highlighting every mistake as though he is one of the worst keepers in the league and the next they are claiming he is about to join Barcelona or Real Madrid. Following stories linking him with a return to Spain, [...]

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De Gea: Big Step In My Career

De Gea: Big Step In My Career

David de Gea has been called up to the Spain national team for their World Cup qualifying games against Finland and France, following the injury of Real Madrid’s Iker Casillas. “I am very pleased and happy,” he told As. “This is a special moment for me and a big step in my career. I will [...]

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Smalling: De Gea At Home At United

Smalling: De Gea At Home At United

David de Gea was voted our player of the month in February on the official website and Chris Smalling has supported this accolade, claiming that the young Spaniard has now settled in Manchester. “When he first joined, he didn’t speak too much English so it was a hard transition but he has taken to it [...]

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De Gea: I Love Hearing The Fans Singing My Name

De Gea: I Love Hearing The Fans Singing My Name

Following some excellent performances in February, David de Gea has been voted our player of the month on the official site. “It’s very good to have the support of the fans, so I’m happy to win this award,” De Gea told the official site. “I can hear the supporters during the games so I know [...]

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Fergie: De Gea Is Not The Finished Article Yet

Fergie: De Gea Is Not The Finished Article Yet

Sir Alex Ferguson has claimed that David de Gea will gain plenty of confidence from his brilliant performance against Real Madrid earlier this week. The manager claims that De, who is still only 22-years-old, will become an even better goalie in the next few years. “Maturity helps,” said Ferguson. “There are very few goalkeepers who [...]

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De Gea: Every Day I’m Happier In Manchester

De Gea: Every Day I’m Happier In Manchester

Following weeks of unfair criticism in the press, David de Gea answered all his critics with a blinding performance at the Bernabeu against Real Madrid. There had been some rumours in the press that De Gea was prepared to leave the club in the summer but our Spanish keeper has confirmed he is happy in [...]

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STATS: De Gea vs Hart

STATS: De Gea vs Hart

Stats taken from EPL Index ———— The Republik of Mancunia has brought out a brilliant downloadable World Cup preview. It contains 20 articles written by football experts on the countries our players will be representing in Brazil. There is also exclusive content from this country’s top football journalists, such as Sid Lowe, Martin Lipton, Sam [...]

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PICTURE: De Gea Banner In The Away End At Fulham

PICTURE: De Gea Banner In The Away End At Fulham

Following plenty of unwarranted criticism in the media, Manchester United fans supported David de Gea at Craven Cottage this evening with a Spanish flag with “In David We Trust” written on it. ———— The Republik of Mancunia has brought out a brilliant downloadable World Cup preview. It contains 20 articles written by football experts on [...]

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The Month: De Gea, Giggs, Van Persie and spot-kicks

The Month: De Gea, Giggs, Van Persie and spot-kicks

January, you’d be happy to hear, was a good month for Manchester United. And it is, on the simple premise that January will nearly always be more important than September, their best of the season yet. United were able to preserve their seven point lead at the top, beat Liverpool and ensure there were no [...]

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Fergie Calls Gary Neville An Idiot?

Fergie Calls Gary Neville An Idiot?

On Monday night, Gary Neville went in to great detail to explain why David de Gea was at fault for conceding Spurs’ late equaliser against United. Neville even showed a slow motion replay of the “five or six second stare” that Nemanja Vidic gave De Gea after the goal went in. Whilst most people would [...]

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De Gea: I’m Still First Choice

De Gea: I’m Still First Choice

Since joining Manchester United, David de Gea has been under an incredible amount of pressure to perform, with every mistake scrutinised. Whilst other goalkeepers, like Joe Hart or Pepe Reina, have been guilty of several mistakes too, they tend to be brushed under the carpet. It’s the popular thing to do to have a go [...]

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De Gea: I’m At A Huge Club

De Gea: I’m At A Huge Club

David de Gea, who made several costly mistakes last season as he made the adjustment from Spain, is well aware that there is a lot more pressure on him at United than anywhere he’s been before. “I’m at a huge club now and there are big demands on you,” he said. “As a goalkeeper, I’m [...]

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De Gea: I Feel At Home At United

De Gea: I Feel At Home At United

David de Gea, who has been one of the best keepers in the league this season, has claimed that he has settled down well to life at Manchester United. “I’m very settled and feel like part of the furniture around the club,” said De Gea. “I feel very much at home in the Premier League [...]

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DDG: I Heard United Were Comeback Kings Before I Signed

DDG: I Heard United Were Comeback Kings Before I Signed

David de Gea has today revealed how he much he has enjoyed being part of a team that doesn’t seem to give up and so regularly scores late goals to pick up the points. “I have been surprised,” he told United Review. “Certainly, when I was in Spain I’d heard about this aspect and seen [...]

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