UTD Podcast: De Gea discusses life under Ten Hag

Monday 12 December 2022 13:56

David De Gea says he is enjoying working with Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag.

The Spaniard has played every single minute of both our Premier League and UEFA Europa League campaign's thus far, putting in some strong performances along the way.

Having now surpassed 500 appearances for the club - becoming only the 11th Red to do so - De Gea is seen as one of the squad's most senior members, with Ten Hag placing wholesale trust in the 32-year-old.

Speaking in the latest episode of the UTD Podcast - which is available to watch and listen to on ManUtd.com and in the United App from 17:00 GMT today (Monday) - David detailed just how our Dutch boss expects the same level of commitment from every one of his players.

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De Gea is enjoying life under Ten Hag

In his UTD Podcast, David speaks positively about Erik ten Hag and the team's development this season...

''I think he has high demands for everyone, there is a lot of information,'' said the Spaniard.

''We are used to playing under him because we are learning a lot of new things as a team.

''I think we are enjoying it, we are training really hard with him.''

With United having just returned from our recent winter training camp in Spain, the countdown is now on to the return to competitive action against Burnley in the Carabao Cup on Wednesday 21 December. 

Reflecting on the first part of the season, De Gea believes United have have taken big steps forward and there is now positivity is ringing through the squad.

''They are long training sessions, tactics, everything and I think we are heading the right way,'' he added.

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Our no.1 has achieved what he set out to do at the club, but still has more memories to make.

''We are playing really well, as you saw in the last game we showed we can play really well.

''We are winning games and that is the most important thing.''

The latest episode of the UTD Podcast is available to listen to and watch on ManUtd.com and in the United App from 17:00 GMT today (Monday 12 December). Make sure you tune in to find out all about our no.1.