De Gea has not only made a huge jump into the EPL but he has also continued to play well after being scrutinized by the media every week. De Gea still has improvements to make such as experience, physical strength, adjusting to the EPL, keeping his confidence up and not letting the media and critics get inside his head.
De Gea was brought into the EPL to replace star goal keeper Edwin van der Sar after his retirement from Manchester United and De Gea has shown he is up to the task. Here is a little trivia before you go onto the rest of the slideshow. De Gea's teammates at Atletico Madrid nicknamed him Van der Gea because of his physical likeness to the Dutchman and his similar style. Enjoy the rest of the article.