Manchester United’s David de Gea is a man in need of a break. Kepa Arrizabalaga occupied the starting spot in Spain’s 1-1 draw against Norway leaving De Gea, whose last notable appearance came during his St. James’ post-match interview, on the bench.
And for once, perhaps he was quite content with being there and out of the spotlight. Kepa conceded a late penalty to hand Norway a well-earned point on Saturday.
De Gea recently took to social media to deliver fans a cheeky little compilation of him sending his fellow international teammates for hot dogs whilst partaking in a rondo…
Indeed, perhaps it’s refreshing to be away on international duty with a different set of players after a miserable time of things at club level in recent months.
Still, De Gea recently signed a contract that will see him extend his stay at the club until 2023 and earn an estimated £350,000 per week, according to the Telegraph.
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