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De Gea Comments On Rivalry With Casillas

Manchester United goalkeeper, David De Gea, has commented on his rivalry with Iker Casillas to be Spain's first choice shot-stopper.

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The Real Madrid legend had previously been the first choice for La Roja for many years, helping the country to two European Championships and the 2010 World Cup title.

However, following the tremendous rise of De Gea in the Premier League, Casillas' number one spot is now under threat for the national side.

The Red Devils goalkeeper was expected to replace Casillas at the Santiago Bernabeu, but the proposed move fell through on Deadline Day.

"It's healthy competition. The gaffer decides who plays". De Gea was quoted as saying by Marca.

"We're talking about one of the best keepers this country, or the world, has ever seen. I'm here to contribute whatever I can".

De Gea put in another impressive showing in the 1-1 draw against Italy on Thursday and could be the favourite to start at Euro 2016.

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Who should start in goal for Spain at Euro 2016? Have your say in the comment section below.

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