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What Sevilla Have Tweeted About David De Gea Ahead Of Champions League Encounter


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Sevilla have sent  United star’s goalkeeper, David de Gea, a ‘cheeky’ message; as the two European heavyweights prepare to battle it out at Old Trafford in order to secure a Champions League quarter-finals spot.

The Spanish side were breathtaking during the 1st leg of the UCL Round of 16 against the Red Devils at Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan, but courtesy of a simply phenomenal performance by De Gea, the game ended in a goalless draw.

The 27-year-old’s out-of-the-world save to deny Luis Muriel’s close-range header turned out to be the difference between the two sides, and Los Nervionenses understand that if he once again delivers a similar kind of performance at home, their chances of qualifying would become very slim.

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Thus, the La Liga club has sent a ‘cheeky request’ to the Spanish international on Twitter ahead of their clash.

Meanwhile, United legend, Rio Ferdinand, had also labelled the Red Devils’ No. 1 as the ‘best goalkeeper in the world’ after the first leg in Spain.


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While talking on BT Sport, Ferdinand said: “We were talking about De Gea before when he first came, even as players we were sitting there with doubts really.


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