Manchester United goalkeeper De Gea scored 85 points in 30secs to beat team-mate Oliviera Anderson who scored just 60 in a bwin corner kick challenge.
But after the contest, De Gea dedicated the trivia victory to the Brazilian midfielder.
Comparatively, Anderson is somewhat of an outcast at Old Trafford currently, having made just two starts this season.
The opposite can be said about the Spanish goalkeeper, who has finally nailed down the No 1 spot at the Premier League champions.
Ahead of his challenge, De Gea spoke about his national team [Spain], and another famous sportsman from the country [Tennis player Rafael Nadal] as well his admiration for United player/coach Ryan Giggs.
The 22-year-old said: “Rafa Nadal, he is the athlete I most admire,” The 22-year-old said. ‘He is in very good shape now and definitely one of the best Spanish athletes there is.
“I would like to have the skills of Giggs, I would like to repeat everything he has done in his career, and have the skills.”