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David de Gea sends message to Man United fans after derby disappointment


 

Manchester United star David de Gea has taken to social media on Sunday evening, to send a message of encouragement to the club's fanbase.

De Gea's efforts to smooth things over with the Red Devils faithful of course come on the back of his side's latest alarming defeat earlier today.

A trip across Manchester to take on Pep Guardiola's City ultimately culminated in United being out-thought, outfought and frankly outplayed, en route to an eventual 4-1 defeat.

Doubles on the part of Kevin De Bruyne and Riyad Mahrez ensured that Manchester, for the time being at least, remains very much blue:

Back on the United half of the divide, on the other hand, the situation is beginning to look an increasingly alarming one.

Ralf Rangnick's men have now failed to secure a victory in any of their last three outings across all competitions, a stretch which has seen the Reds slip out of the Premier League's top-4, and forced to face up to the very real possibility of a season without Champions League football in 2022/23.

'One day...'

One individual, though, who remains of the opinion that, when all is said and done, Manchester United will reposition themselves back at the summit of the English football pyramid is shot-stopper David de Gea.

Taking to social media in the aftermath of his side's derby defeat, de Gea, one of few Red Devils stars who could hold his head high on the back of Sunday's action at the Etihad, urged the Red Devils faithful to keep the faith.

This comes with the Spanish international adamant that he and his teammates will, 'one day, get this club back to where it deserves to be':

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Conor Laird

Conor Laird

Die-hard Juventus fan with a love for all things Italian, and a real soft spot for Arsenal cult heroes. Emmanuel Eboue, Nicklas Bendtner, Philippe Senderos... Give them all statues outside the Emirates.



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