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31/03/2013 19:30, Report by James Tuck

De Gea eyes FA Cup reward

After playing in five ties during his two seasons at United, De Gea has a good understanding of the stature of the FA Cup, the equivalent of the Copa Del Rey in his homeland. 

"It’s a historic, well-known, long-running competition," the 23-year-old told ManUtd.com. "It’s always in the news in Spain and I remember watching it on TV when I was younger.

"I get the sense the FA Cup is a little more prestigious than the Copa but they’re certainly similar. It’s a competition we’re proud to play in."

Read the full interview with David in the latest edition of Inside United magazine, out on Wednesday.

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No laughing Mata

"it was very satisfying to keep Juan's shot out. He came up after the game and congratulated me for the save but he also took the mickey a bit, in a nice way!"

– David De Gea


Read an in-depth interview with United's number one in the latest edition of Inside United magazine, out on Wednesday.

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