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David de Gea

24-Year-Old Goalkeeper     Manchester United  Premier


Birthdate:  November 7, 1990    Birthplace:  Madrid, Spain    Nationality:  Spain    Height:  6' 4"    Weight:  181 lbs    

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De Gea made four saves to post his seventh clean sheet of the season during Manchester United's 2-0 win over QPR on Saturday.

De Gea was tested a few different times, including a fantastic save on a Charlie Austin volley that likely beats plenty of Premier League keepers. De Gea has arguably been the best goalie in England this season, and he's got a decent set of fixtures coming up: home against Leicester City in Gameweek 23, followed by at West Ham, home against Burnley, at Swansea and home against Sunderland.

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December 28, 2014

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De Gea made four saves to post his fifth clean sheet of the season in Manchester United's scoreless draw with Spurs on Sunday.

De Gea continues to impress, as he's now gone 11 consecutive matches without allowing multiple goals. Up next is a tough New Year's Day match at Stoke City.

December 14, 2014

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De Gea made eight saves during Manchester United's 3-0 win over Liverpool on Sunday.

De Gea has been arguably the best keeper in the Premier League this season, with his low clean-sheet total (four) more of a result of the defensive issue in front of him. He's done very well against top competition too, posting 24 saves while allowing only three goals to the combination of Manchester City, Liverpool, Arsenal and Chelsea. Up next is a trip to Aston Villa on Saturday.

November 30, 2014

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De Gea made two saves to record his fourth clean sheet of the season in Saturday's 3-0 win over Hull City.

United have been much better defensively over the past few games, allowing just three goals in their last five games, one each from Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester City. Up next is a decent clean sheet opportunity against Stoke City at home on Tuesday.

November 21, 2014

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De Gea is expected to start for Manchester United on Saturday despite dislocating his finger a week ago, reports the Daily Mail.

Manager Louis van Gaal previously said that the keeper was making a quick recovery from the injury, but his return this Saturday is still unexpected for most fantasy players after initially hearing news of the injury.

November 19, 2014

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De Gea is 80 percent ready to face Arsenal this Saturday after suffering a dislocated finger while on international duty, reports the Daily Mail.

The stopper's finger was dislocated during a training session, but his condition has improved to the point where he now believes he has a high chance of starting Saturday's match.

November 18, 2014

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De Gea is dealing with a dislocated finger and could miss Saturday's trip to Arsenal, The Guardian reports.

De Gea suffered the injury while on international duty, though he still thinks he has a chance to face the Gunners. Rumors have been rampant recently that he could be replaced by Victor Valdes, who has been training with Manchester United, though it appears unlikely to happen so soon.

November 8, 2014

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De Gea needed to make only one save during Manchester United's 1-0 win over Crystal Palace on Saturday.

De Gea nabbed his third clean sheet of the season and first since Sept. 14 against QPR at Old Trafford. United used Daley Blind and Paddy McNair as their centrebacks Saturday, a duo unlikely to be used again. It was a solid performance, but there are just too many question marks in defense to trust de Gea as a viable fantasy option, especially at Arsenal after the international break.