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29/06/2011 11:00, Report by G Thompson
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De Gea signs on

Championships last weekend, came through the ranks at Atlético before making his senior debut as an 18-year-old in the Champions League clash with FC Porto in September 2009.

He helped Atlético win the Europa League later that season and the 2010 UEFA Super Cup, and occupied the No.1 spot on a regular basis last season.

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De Gea profile

Born: 7 Nov 1990
Nationality: Spanish
Position: Goalkeeper

Honours
Atlético Madrid
UEFA Europa League: 2010
UEFA Super Cup: 2010

Spain U17                
UEFA European Under-17 Football Championship: 2007
FIFA U-17 World Cup Runner-up: 2007

Spain U21         
UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship: 2011

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