Europa League: Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer welcomes 'healthy competition' for goalkeeping role
Speculation has grown over the future of the 30-year-old De Gea, who has not started a match since the 0-0 draw with Chelsea on 28 February.
Premier League: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer unsure about David De Gea's return to Manchester United side after Spain trip
Current regulations allow travellers from Spain to be released from quarantine if they test negative for Covid-19 after five days of isolation.
Premier League: Paul Pogba sidelined for 'few weeks' after picking up thigh injury, says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
The 27-year-old midfielder was forced off towards the end of the first half of Saturday's match, just days after being named the club's player of the month for January.
Premier League: Manchester derby will be 'best game that you can ask for,' says United's Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Solskjaer now has to rally the troops for Saturday's Old Trafford clash with City as United look to win just their second home Premier League match of the season.
Jose Mourinho's side climbed above previous leaders Liverpool on goal difference after a sterile London derby at Stamford Bridge.
Solskjaer's men begin their league campaign at home to Crystal Palace on Saturday on the back of a 14-game unbeaten run in the English top-flight since the signing of Bruno Fernandes transformed their fortunes in January.
Premier League: Dean Henderson aims to oust David de Gea for Manchester United's No 1 goalkeeper spot
Henderson signed a new five-year contract with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side last week and believes he is capable of unseating Spain's De Gea, who made a series of costly mistakes last term.
Manchester United goalkeeper Dean Henderson signs long-term contract, will fight for starting spot with David de Gea
Dean Henderson, included in Gareth Southgate's senior England squad for next month's Nations League games against Iceland and Denmark, has spent the past two seasons on loan at Sheffield United.
Premier League: David de Gea confident of retaining first-team status at Manchester United despite criticism
De Gea's position has come under increasing pressure due to the form shown by Dean Henderson on loan at Premier League rivals Sheffield United.
With Leicester set to meet United on Sunday, Schmeichel said media coverage of De Gea’s performances could give viewers the impression the Spaniard was constantly making mistakes.
Premier League: David de Gea needs Dean Henderson competition at Manchester United, says Dimitar Berbatov
De Gea has come under scrutiny this season, particularly after his performance during United’s 3-1 defeat by Chelsea in the FA Cup semi-final with goals from Olivier Giroud and Mason Mount coming following his errors.
Premier League: David de Gea ‘mentally strong enough’ to overcome FA Cup semi-final errors, says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer defended Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea from criticism after the latter's mistakes cost them the semi-final against Chelsea.
Premier League: Alan Shearer says time has come for Manchester United to replace David de Gea with Dean Henderson
A string of errors from De Gea have prompted calls for him to be replaced as first choice by Henderson, who is drawing praise for his showings on loan at Sheffield United.
FA Cup: David De Gea's slip-ups help Chelsea beat Manchester United 3-1, set up all-London final with Arsenal
After their 3-1 victory over Manchester United in the semi-final, Chelsea return to the Wembley Stadium on 1 August to face Arsenal, who had handed Manchester City a 2-0 loss on Saturday.
De Gea, 29, has won United’s Player of the Year award four times since arriving from Atletico Madrid in 2011 but the club has won the Premier League just once during his nine seasons at Old Trafford.
Premier League: David de Gea must go back to basics to boost his confidence, says former Manchester United captain Gary Neville
De Gea deflected Steven Bergwijn’s shot into his own net in a 1-1 Premier League draw with Tottenham Hotspur on Friday and the Spaniard was lambasted by another United captain, Roy Keane, who said he was “sick to death” of the goalkeeper.
Premier League: Roy Keane 'sick to death' of David de Gea in rant at Manchester United's performance against Tottenham
During a halftime rant on Sky Sports, Roy Keane said he was “flabbergasted” by errors from centre back Maguire and De Gea as Steven Bergwijn raced through to score past the Spaniard.
Premier League: Everton, Manchester United draw in thrilling contest; wily Wolves fight back to beat Tottenham
There was VAR drama in stoppage time in the match between Manchester United and Everton, when the Toffees thought they had scored a winner.
Premier League: Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says team took 'strides forward' in 2-0 loss against Liverpool
Solskjaer was adamant his players showed signs of improvement at Anfield as United continue to chase a top-four finish this season
League Cup: First-half goalfest sees Manchester City cruise to semi-final first-leg win over rivals United
In the end, Manchester City came away from Old Trafford on Tuesday with a 3-1 victory but with a hint of frustration that the score wasn't even bigger after a one-sided first leg of the English League Cup semi-finals