Skip navigation
Favorites
Sign up to follow your favorites on all your devices.
Sign up
NBCSports Header Logo

WATCH: De Gea howler hands goal to Everton’s Calvert-Lewin

De Gea howler

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - MARCH 01: Dominic Calvert-Lewin of Everton celebrates with teammates after scoring his team’s first goal during the Premier League match between Everton FC and Manchester United at Goodison Park on March 01, 2020 in Liverpool, United Kingdom. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

Getty Images

It was almost like David De Gea was waiting for Dominic Calvert-Lewin to arrive at his doorstep.

The Manchester United goalkeeper’s awful lapse in judgment put Everton ahead before three minutes were played at Goodison Park on Sunday.

[ STREAM: Everton-Man Utd ]

Played a safe ball into his box, De Gea dithered with the ball as Everton’s in-form striker closed him down.

De Gea finally attempted to clear the ball as a leaping Calvert-Lewin made himself big to block the attempt.

The forward did that and got a fine result, the ball bounding off his boot and inside the yawning cage for 1-0.

[ MORE: Premier League schedule ]

Calvert-Lewin now has 13 league goals this season, five coming in his last six outings.