David De Gea
Russia beats Spain, books World Cup quarterfinal place in 48 years
Hosts Russia pulled off the biggest shock of the 2018 World Cup so far as they beat 2010 winners Spain in the first penalty shootout of the tournament...
Spain rally behind De Gea as questions swirl over goalkeeper's form
Spain players are rallying behind goalkeeper David De Gea as they prepare for their second group game at the World Cup against Iran in Kazan on Wednesday.
Five top goalkeepers to watch in Russia
Goalkeepers have colossal roles to play in determining their countries’ progression at this year’s World Cup in Russia. As the host kick-starts the competition with the opening game against Saudi Arabia on June 14 in Moscow, a lot of the Red Army’s supporters would expect Igor Akinfeev...
AFP's Premier League Team of the Year
After the 2017-18 Premier League season came to an end on Sunday, AFP Sports presents its Team of the Year, playing in a 4-3-3 formation:
De Gea stars as Manchester United settle for Sevilla draw
David de Gea deflected the attention away from Paul Pogba with another spectacular display of goalkeeping as Manchester United came away from their Champions League last 16, first leg against Sevilla in Spain with a 0-0 draw on Wednesday.
De Gea tells United to aim high
David de Gea has challenged Manchester United to get as close as possible to runaway leaders Chelsea as Jose Mourinho's side battle to finish in the top four.
De Rossi saves outclassed Italy against Spain
Roma midfielder Daniele De Rossi levelled from the spot eight minutes from time as Italy grabbed a lucky point in a 1-1 World Cup 2018 qualifying draw with dominant Spain on Thursday.
Spain cruise to last-16 with Turkey win
Defending European champions Spain booked their place in the last 16 round of Euro 2016 on Friday with a convincing 3-0 win against Turkey in Nice.
De Gea ousts Casillas to start Spain defence
Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has given embattled goalkeeper David De Gea a huge boost by naming him in his starting XI for their Euro 2016 opener against the Czech Republic on Monday.