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#David Silva

# david-silva - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

David Silva tests positive for Covid-19 after returning to La Liga

The Spanish midfielder is asymptomatic and self-isolating, his new club Real Sociedad revealed.

# david-silva - Monday 17 August, 2020

David Silva confirmed for La Liga return after Man City departure

Real Sociedad have snapped the Spaniard up on a two-year deal.

Manchester City are building a statue of David Silva outside the Etihad

Silva made 436 appearances for the club.

# david-silva - Monday 27 July, 2020

De Bruyne wants Champions League glory to give David Silva perfect City send-off

Veteran playmaker Silva made his final appearance in the Premier League yesterday.

# david-silva - Monday 4 November, 2019

Man City captain Silva set to miss top-of-the-table trip to Liverpool

Manager Pep Guardiola says the Spanish playmaker will be out for a minimum of 10 days.

# david-silva - Monday 30 September, 2019

‘£25m, tiny, slow, only left footed and didn't know his position’ – The transformation of David Silva

Joe Hart admits to being underwhelmed by the Spaniard when he arrived at Manchester City.

# david-silva - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Silva scores brilliant goal as €70m midfielder makes Man City debut in win over West Ham Asia Trophy This post contains videos

Silva scores brilliant goal as €70m midfielder makes Man City debut in win over West Ham

Raheem Sterling bagged a brace as the Premier League champions handed former manager Manuel Pellegrini a 4-1 defeat in China.

# david-silva - Monday 14 January, 2019

David Silva makes history as Man City close the gap on Liverpool

A brace from Gabriel Jesus helped his side overcome 10-man Wolves.

# david-silva - Sunday 11 November, 2018

Guardiola glad as Man City overcome derby 'fear' to beat United

Defeat left the Red Devils 12 points behind their rivals.

Mourinho blames Man United's mistakes on mental pressure

The Red Devils lost 3-1 at the Etihad after they had beaten Juventus 2-1 on Wednesday night, and fell further behind the top four

# david-silva - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

Exquisite David Silva finish helps inspire Man City to comfortable Champions League victory Going Well This post contains videos

Exquisite David Silva finish helps inspire Man City to comfortable Champions League victory

Aymeric Laporte added a second on 35 minutes, after the Spain international opened the scoring on the half-hour mark.

# david-silva - Saturday 25 August, 2018

'They had this God that they looked up to in Georgi Kinkladze, but the team got relegated twice'

Ex-Ireland striker Niall Quinn on how times have changed at his former club and his reasons for getting back into punditry.

# david-silva - Monday 13 August, 2018

125-cap Spain legend David Silva retires from international football

The Manchester City schemer won the 2010 World Cup as well as two European championships.

# david-silva - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Paul Pogba includes ex-Arsenal star Abou Diaby on star-studded list of players better than himself

The Manchester United midfielder has put a fellow Frenchman alongside the likes of Andres Iniesta and Toni Kroos.

# david-silva - Thursday 17 May, 2018

'David Silva is a mixture of Iniesta and Xavi'

Pep Guardiola has lavished praise on a key creative influence at the Etihad Stadium.

# david-silva - Monday 16 April, 2018

After claiming the title, Man City on course to break Chelsea's record Premier League points tally

Pep Guardiola’s men need just nine more points to make further history.

# david-silva - Monday 2 April, 2018

Do you agree with our Premier League team of the Season?

The PFA side is due to be announced later this month.

# david-silva - Monday 25 December, 2017

18 for 18: The Irish prodigy catching the eye in the Premier League with West Ham

In the latest of our 18 for 18 series, we assess the prospects of Declan Rice.

# david-silva - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

History makers! Manchester City set new Premier League record with 15th successive win

The league leaders thrashed Swansea 4-0 tonight.

# david-silva - Monday 11 December, 2017

Is Lukaku justifying £75m price tag at Man Utd? Premier League legend Shearer suggests not

An iconic goalscorer of the modern era believes the Belgian striker is lacking confidence and not offering enough to the collective Red Devils cause

# david-silva - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

Pep sweating over the fitness of his main man for Sunday's Manchester derby

David Silva will miss tomorrow’s game against Shakhtar Donetsk and is a doubt for the weekend.

# david-silva - Sunday 3 December, 2017

A record-equalling 13th straight league win for Man City after another dramatic finish

David Silva proved the game-winner against West Ham with an 83rd-minute strike.

# david-silva - Thursday 30 November, 2017

Man City hand the player topping the Premier League's assist charts a new deal

Spanish schemer David Silva has signed on until 2020, the league leaders announced today.

# david-silva - Friday 26 May, 2017

Done deal! Monaco star joins Man City for fee that could rise to £70 million

Bernardo Silva arrived in Manchester on Thursday evening and is having a medical.

# david-silva - Monday 23 January, 2017

David Silva: Man City players enjoy Guardiola's 'intense' training sessions

The Spanish attacker says his side are happy with life on the training field.

# david-silva - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Both teams shown red cards as City secure qualification with draw in Germany Feisty Affair This post contains videos

Both teams shown red cards as City secure qualification with draw in Germany

David Silva’s goal on the stroke of half-time secured Pep Guardiola’s side a valuable point at Borussia Monchengladbach.

# david-silva - Thursday 1 September, 2016

Belgium dream team of Martinez and Henry get off to losing start First Impressions This post contains videos

Belgium dream team of Martinez and Henry get off to losing start

The new management team had a formidable task on their debut this evening.

# david-silva - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

Toure's brilliant strike caps wonderful City display as they take huge stride towards last-eight Blue Magic This post contains videos

Toure's brilliant strike caps wonderful City display as they take huge stride towards last-eight

Sergio Aguero and David Silva were also on the mark as Manuel Pellegrini’s side beat Dynamo 3-1 in Kiev.

# david-silva - Saturday 16 January, 2016

Aguero's double sees Man City thrash Palace and return to the top of the table

Fabian Delph and David Silva also scored in the 4-0 win at the Etihad Stadium.

# david-silva - Friday 9 October, 2015

Spain and Switzerland book their place at Euro 2016 while England win again

There were also wins for Austria, Russia and Sweden.

# david-silva - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Chelsea players deserve more blame and other Premier League talking points

Also, David Silva’s brilliance and Wilfried Zaha’s re-emergence.

# david-silva - Sunday 23 August, 2015

David Silva shines as Man City eventually outclass Everton

The Spanish international was at his influential best again today.

# david-silva - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Today's Chelsea-City clash won't decide the title race, but it could have a big impact

The Premier League’s top two meet in this evening’s late kick-off.

# david-silva - Friday 2 January, 2015

Where does Gerrard rank in the pantheon of great Premier League midfielders?

How does he rank when compared with the likes of Keane and Vieira?

# david-silva - Friday 31 October, 2014

Rooney gets Manchester derby all-clear from Van Gaal, David Silva ruled out

The star is also doubtful for Spain’s upcoming Euro 2016 qualifier against Belarus.

# david-silva - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Man City get campaign underway with narrow win at Newcastle

Manuel Pellegrini’s side were less than convincing but secured the all-important three points.

This classy David Silva strike helped Man City overcome Newcastle today

Also, keep an eye out for a glorious Edin Dzeko assist.

# david-silva - Sunday 13 April, 2014

5 talking points ahead of today's vital Liverpool-Manchester City clash

Will Brendan Rodgers place faith in Sakho? How big an influence will Aguero have?

# david-silva - Saturday 29 March, 2014

5 talking points ahead of today's key Arsenal-Man City game

How will Arsenal’s defence set-up? Can the Gunners stop Yaya Toure?

# david-silva - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Dzeko downs tepid United to give City derby spoils

The Bosnian striker only needed only 43 seconds to put his side ahead in the 150th league derby between the teams.

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