De Gea left Atletico in 2011 and after a tough get started has since advanced into arguably the arena’s highest goalkeeper.
And this season, the 26-year-old has additionally cemented his position as Spain’s primary keeper succeeding Iker Casillas.
Real Madrid have tried to deliver De Gea again to Spain on a number of events however their efforts were met with cussed resistance from United.
De Gea has lower than two years left on his contract which United are hoping to increase.
But when requested how proud he used to be to be a United participant the Spaniard expressed his satisfaction at represented them.
He mentioned: “I believe for any participant, any younger child, this is a dream to come back and play for Manchester United.
“Probably as a result of the historical past of the membership and the avid gamers that experience come thru this actual membership previously, making it some of the highest on the planet.
“As I mentioned, any kid will all the time develop up in need of to play for this staff.”
Sky Sports pundit Paul Merson is a large fan of De Gea and believes he’s going to play a big position in whether or not United win the Premier League.
He informed Daily Star: “David De Gea is doubtless the most productive goalkeeper on the planet presently. It’s no longer even shut both.
“Manuel Neuer and Thibaut Courtois are nice keepers too however he’s making sensational saves week after week.
“If United win the name he’s going to were a large reason.
“He’s taking part in for some of the largest golf equipment on the planet too and that brings an enormous quantity of drive however he handles it so neatly.”