Born in Madrid, Spain on November 7, 1990. Spanish professional footballer and Manchester United’s goalkeeper, David de Gea has an estimated net worth of $18 million. The gloveman joined Atletico Madrid at the age 13 years old and joined the academy system at the club prior to his first senior appearance in 2009. Following his first-choice leverage at Atletico, De Gea helped the team to win both the UEFA Europa League and the UEFA Super Cup in 2010. In June 2011, he signed a record £17.8 million (UK’s record for a goalkeeper) contract with influential English club Manchester United. Since then, he has capped more than 100 appearances and won one Premier League winners medal in 2013. De Gea also plays for the Spanish national team. He was appointed as the captain for the Spain under-21. During this time, he helped the national squad win the European Championship in 2011 and 2013, and competed in the 2012 Olympics. His first began playing for the senior team in 2014 and went on to be selected for World Cup that year. Considered as one of the best goalkeepers in the world, he is believed to be the next pinnacle of Spain’s long-term goalkeeper after Iker Casillas.