Manchester United's David De Gea Makes Horrendous Error To Give Everton The Lead
Everton have taken the lead against Manchester United after a huge David De Gea mistake.
De Gea received the ball inside the opening few minutes at Goodison Park and attempted to play the ball forward.
However, Dominic Calvert-Lewin closed the Spaniard down and got in the way of the ball to touch it into the United net.
Look away now, David de Gea! ♂️
The Manchester United keeper gifts Everton an early opener at Goodison Park!
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Everton could have doubled their lead moments later but the 29-year-old got down low to make an excellent save.
Fans on Twitter have reacted to De Gea's calamitous error.
I'm starting to absolutely hate De Gea can't even lie
- RiZzy:red_circle: (@RiZzyUTD) March 1, 2020
How many more horrendous cock-ups does De Gea need to make before he loses the 'best goalkeeper in the world' tag?
He's not even the best goalkeeper in Manchester. pic.twitter.com/Us5l0x375L
- Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) March 1, 2020
7 - David De Gea has made seven errors leading directly to an opposition goal in the Premier League since the start of last season, the joint-most alongside Martin Dubravka and Bernd Leno. Shocker. pic.twitter.com/WNoCTxhxds
- OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) March 1, 2020
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Never seen a player decline as quickly as De Gea has. Undisputed best goalkeeper in the world to not even top 5 in only a couple of seasons
- Pøgba Senior (@TheSaItIsHere) March 1, 2020
Name a more overrated player in world football...I'll wait
- Lackadaisical Frank (@FrankfromCPT) March 1, 2020
David de Gea are you taking the piss mate?
- Devils of United :beginner: (@DevilsOfUnited) March 1, 2020
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will be furious as his side have started brilliantly at Goodison Park.
Nemanja Matic rattled the bar with a left footed drive and had another chance to level the score moments later.
But Everton have looked threatening on the counter attack and are causing United's defence problems.
United will be desperate for a victory as it would take them one point behind fourth place Chelsea.
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