Spain boss Luis Enrique has leapt to the defence of David De Gea following his newest mistake whereas on worldwide obligation, claiming that its develop into an ‘obsession’ blaming him.
The Manchester United goalkeeper got here in for heavy criticism following his nation’s shock 1-Zero defeat by the hands of Ukraine on Tuesday evening.
De Gea was in no-mans land as Viktor Tsygankov struck 14 minutes from time to seal a historic win.
And talking after the sport, Enrique slammed the remedy that De Gea continues to obtain.
“Blaming De Gea is an obsession and has develop into a activate,” Enrique informed El Chiringuito TV.
“The accountability for every objective belongs to the entire crew. We have to enhance and create extra scoring possibilities.
“I’m proud of what I’ve seen immediately, throughout the squad that opinion has not modified.”
England legend Peter Shilton insists it’s time Dean Henderson changed De Gea as United’s first-choice glovesman, and believes Henderson might select to depart if he doesn’t get common first-team soccer at Outdated Trafford.
Talking to talkSPORT 2, the England legend mentioned: “I believe he’s made his alternative, he appears to have mentioned: ‘I’m going to remain at United and I’m prepared for the massive stage’.
“It’s an enormous membership to play for, you’re beneath the microscope week-in, week-out as a goalkeeper.
“However with the best way De Gea is taking part in for the time being and has been for a short while, I believe perhaps he’ll get his likelihood quickly.
“And he ought to do, as a result of David isn’t having the perfect of instances and among the objectives which can be going previous him… I do know he had a terrific spell at United and other people will do not forget that they usually’re in all probability ready for him to come back again to type.
“However I believe Dean Henderson in all probability deserves his likelihood now, and De Gea in all probability wants a little bit of a relaxation. He’s not in nice type.
“I’m simply being trustworthy. You may solely wait so lengthy, and for those who suppose your first alternative keeper isn’t taking part in nicely and hasn’t been for a short while, when are you going to get put in?
“It may be a really irritating time.
“If he doesn’t get in I believe he in all probability would need to go someplace he’s taking part in first-team soccer once more.”