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David de Gea’s Magnificent Double Save Keeps Manchester United’s Champions League Dream Alive

David de Gea’s Magnificent Double Save Keeps Manchester United’s Champions League Dream Alive

The pressure is on David MoyesManchester United side tonight as they desperately try to overcome a 2-0 deficit in the 2nd leg of their Champions League tie with Olympiakos.

And United’s goalkeeper, David de Gea, may have just spared his manager further blushes with a world class double save to deny their opponents a crucial third goal.

By Stuart Hynd – @supers0nic_

Dutch striker Robin Van Persie may have eased the tension in Old Trafford with his 25th minute penalty and a well placed effort just before half-time, but it was 23-year-old keeper de Gea who kept United in the tie with this fantastic double save:

United were of course battered 3-0 by Liverpool at the weekend, but United fans will see this magnificent piece of goalkeeping as a sign that fortunes could be about to change at Old Trafford.

 

 

 

 

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