David de Gea Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Biography & More
Bio Real NameDavid de Gea Quintana NicknameNot Known ProfessionSpanish Professional Footballer Physical Stats & More Heightin centimeters- 192 cm in meters- 1.92 m in Feet Inches- 6’ 4” Weightin Kilograms- 83 kg in Pounds- 183 lbs Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 45 Inches - Waist: 34 Inches - Biceps: 15 Inches Eye ColourBlue Hair ColourBlonde Football DebutClub Debut- In 2008 for Atlético Madrid International Debut- In 2014 for Spanish International Team Current TeamManchester United Jersey Number1 Position Goalkeeper Coach/MentorEmilio Alvarez Blanco Achievements (main ones)• Playing for Atlético Madrid, he helped the team win both the UEFA Europa League and the UEFA Super Cup in 2010. • For three consecutive seasons 2013-14, 2014-15 and 2015-16, he was elected as United's Sir Matt Busby Player of the Year, the first player in the award's history to win on three successive occasions. • David captained Spanish U-21 team that won the European Championship in 2011 and 2013, and also competed in the 2012 Olympics. Career Turning PointWhen he helped the Atlético Madrid win UEFA Europa League and the UEFA Super Cup in 2010. Personal Life Date of Birth7 November 1990 Age (as in 2016)26 Years Birth PlaceMadrid, Spain Zodiac sign/Sun signScorpio NationalitySpanish HometownMadrid, Spain SchoolNot Known CollegeNot Known Educational QualificationsNot Known FamilyFather- Jose De Gea Mother- Marivi Quintana
Some Lesser Known Facts About David De Gea
Does David smoke?: Yes
Does David drink Alcohol?: Yes
David was born in Madrid and raised in Illescas, at his school he was the top goal-scoring striker in his team and played up-front until he was 14.
David started his youth career playing for Atlético Madrid at the age of 13 in 2003.
When David was 13 years old, his then coach lied to Atlético Madrid, said that Royo Vallecano were on the verge of signing him. However Atlético Madrid signed him very soon at that time.
In 2011, he moved to Manchester United and has made more than 200 appearances and won a Premier League winner’s medal in 2013.
David de Gea has hyperopia, which is the medical term for farsightedness. This Spaniard has roughly worn glasses throughout his life and wears contact lenses during the matches.
De Gea’s girlfriend is Spanish singer Edurne Garcia.
Manchester United paid 17.8 million pound for De Gea which remains a British transfer record for goalkeeper. Other Premier League goalkeepers don’t even come close to the fee paid for this Spaniard.