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Solskjaer responds to De Gea clanger for Manchester United against Manchester City

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has given his response to David de Gea’s shocking error for the Leroy Sane goal for Manchester City at Old Trafford this evening.

The Germany international found it far too easy to get his shot in as De Gea could only get a weak hand to it before it eventually found the back of the net for 2-0 to all but kill tonight’s game as a contest.

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Solskjaer, however, was in no mood to single his goalkeeper out, despite De Gea’s form looking hugely worrying in recent times.

The Spain international has long been one of the finest players in the world in his position and a crucial performer for Man Utd, but he’s gone downhill rather rapidly this season.

Solskjaer praised him for making some good saves against City and seemed keen to steer the topic away from his ‘keeper, but fans will surely be aware that this is not the De Gea they’ve come to know and love.

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