Sergio Aguero has named Manchester United’s David de Gea as the toughest keeper he has ever played against.
Manchester City striker Aguero and De Gea have come up against each other on a number of occasions in the past.
However, Aguero was injured for the most recent encounter between the two sides, which ended in a 0-0 draw. The Argentine praised De Gea in a recent interview with Copa 90:
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De Gea is rightly regarded as one of the best keepers in the world having put in countless world-class performances over the past couple of seasons for Man United.
His importance to the team was underlined in the clash against Liverpool last time out as he made several excellent saves before Wayne Rooney fired in a late winner.
De Gea’s proposed move to Real Madrid collapsed in the final minutes of the Spanish transfer window and United should be thanking their lucky stars that it did.