After the cruel end of a tense romance at the Theater of Dreams, the 30-year-old Spaniard spoke with MUTV to take stock of the match.
“It is a very disappointing day for us,” De Gea told club media.
“I think there are no excuses today. We play at home, with confidence. If we want to win big trophies like the Premier League, we have to win these kinds of games.”
Our number one made several mind-blowing saves to deprive Villa before his late-game goal, including a goal from Watkins in the 69th minute as the Spanish international continued to show his best form.
“Yes, I tried to make stops, I always help the team,” he said.
“Great saves, but in the end we conceded on a set piece and I saw the replay and probably offside. He was very close to me. Again, it happens. I don’t know, it’s a disappointing result and difficult to take. Now we have to do it”. get ready for the next game. “