Liverpool fans revel in David de Gea’s costly World Cup howler

Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea made a howling goalkeeping error on Friday night in action for Spain against Portugal, something that Liverpool fans are taking great delight in.

The Reds fans know exactly how it feels to see a goalkeeper drop a clanger like De Gea did from a Ronaldo shot in the World Cup match, enduring Loris Karius’ awful performance in the recent UEFA Champions League final.

The Liverpool ‘keeper and the fans themselves were mocked heavily in the wake of that performance, so perhaps it’s no surprise to see them turn the tables somewhat seeing a player from their rivals fail on the big stage, albeit for his country.

The 3-3 classic caught the imagination of the entire world and De Gea must know if he had kept his concentration his side would have had every chance of picking up a crucial three points.

Liverpool fans took to Twitter to share their thoughts on the incident and how it relates to Karius’ situation…