Man Utd defender Ferdinand: De Gea getting rewards for hard work

Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand says David de Gea is getting rewards for his hard work this season.

Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand says David de Gea is getting rewards for his hard work this season.

Ferdinand saluted his young team-mate's desire to better himself after a slow-burning first campaign with the Reds.

"David De Gea's made some good strides in goal," the defender told MUTV. "He's learning, he wants to be a better 'keeper and wants to improve, and that's vital in a young player's make-up."

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