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Europa League 2021: Villarreal beat Manchester United after David De Gea misses in penalty shootout – Sydney Morning Herald

Neither side looked like missing until it became goalkeeper-on-goalkeeper in Poland when David De Gea finally had his effort saved.

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Gdansk, Poland: Villarreal goalkeeper Geronimo Rulli scored the decisive spot-kick and saved counterpart David de Geas attempt as they claimed their first European title by beating Manchester United 11-10 on penalties in the Europa League final on Wednesday (Thursday AEST).
In the first European final to be played in front of a crowd in two years amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Villarreal survived a tough second half to secure a 1-1 draw after extra time before going on to edge a tense shootout.
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