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Full NameDavid De Gea
First NameDavid
Middle NameDe
Last NameGea
ProfessionFootball Player
NationalitySpanish
Birth CityMadrid
Birth CountrySpain
Father NameJose De Gea
Father Professionformer football payer
Mother NameMarivi Quintana
Mother Professionhomemaker
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual Orientationstraight
HoroscopeScorpio
Marital StatusRelation
Relation WithEdurne Garcia
No Of Children1
Networth75000000
Height192 cm
Networth$75 M
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Date of BirthNovember 7,1990
Age31 years

David de Gea is a renowned Spanish professional football player. 

He plays as a goalkeeper for Premier League club Manchester United and also plays for the Spain national team

He was born in Madrid, Spain. He had a privileged childhood as he was born to a wealthy family and got everything he ever needed.  

David is one of the best in the world when it comes to goalkeeping. He had always loved football since a very young age. 

He started his youth career in the year 2003 when he was just 13 years old. He then started his senior career in the year 2008

He then started playing for the national teams of Spain in the year 2014. He is a very well-known name when someone talks about football. 

Marriage:

David is not married yet, but he is in a serious relationship with a woman named Edurne Garcia, a Spanish singer, TV presenter and actress. 

They have been dating for a very long time. They started dating in the year 2010. They might be married in the near future very soon. 

David de Gea with his longtime girlfriend Edurne.
David de Gea with his longtime girlfriend Edurne. 

They have a daughter together named Yanay, who was born on 2021

David finds a way to spend quality time with his girlfriend Edurne even though he has a very tight schedule. 

According to Edurne, they are very happy together and find a way to spend time with the family no matter how hectic the schedule is. 

Yanay was born in 2021, and she is already the whole world of the couple. 

They have shared pictures of their baby girl on their social media pages, and she is absolutely adorable in the pictures.

David de Gea with his daughter Yanay.
David de Gea with his daughter Yanay. Source: Instagram
David de Gea with his girlfriend Edurne and daughter.
David de Gea with his girlfriend Edurne and daughter. Source: Instagram

Eye problems:

Many don’t know, but the world-class football player David has an eye problem known as hyperopia, also known as farsightedness, in which a person can see things clearly from a distance but has difficulty seeing things that are closer to them. 

Though he has this problem, he barely wears glasses and prefers contact lenses. He also wears lenses when he is in matches.

How he became a goalkeeper:

While young, David didn’t start as a goalkeeper. 

He played as a midfielder, and at times he even played every role, such as defense and attack role as well, but with time, he started to grow really tall. 

He reached the height of 6 ft and 4 inches which made it difficult for him to run fast. 

He started lacking in matches, then was when he decided that he would be a goalkeeper and became really good at it. 

He used his height as a benefit in goalkeeping.

The support of parents:

David had solid support from his parents from a young age. His father, Jose De Gea, was also a professional goalkeeper. 

He used to be a goalkeeper for Getafe and was also the best coach for David as he was very demanding and trained him very well. 

David’s mother, Marivi Quintana, was a housewife and always wanted her son to have a perfect balance between education and sports. 

They used to drive 50km just to see their son practice at the Atletico. They always made sure their son did his best and always rooted for him.

David de Gea when he was young.
David de Gea when he was young. Source: Instagram

Net worth:

The net worth of David is estimated to be around $75 Million.

IncomeSource
$75 millionProfessional football player

Age: 

  1. David is currently 31 years old. He was born on November 7, 1990.

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Updated On Sat Aug 13 2022 Published On Tue Aug 09 2022 By shaumya

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