SILVA FEATURED IN LA LIGA OPENER

Veteran Real Sociedad midfielder David Silva was in the starting lineup for his team in their La Liga opener last weekend. David Silva was featured from the start as Real Sociedad began the new season on a winning note. Japan international Tafekusa Kubo scored the only goal of the game to give Real Sociedad a 1-0 victory at Cadiz.

LEEDS WANT PLAYER THAT FRANK LAMPARD COMPARED TO DAVID SILVA

Leeds are reportedly in talks to sign Juan Mata on a free transfer this summer – a player that Frank Lampard once likened to David Silva having played alongside the Spanish veteran at Chelsea. Mata, 34, is without a club after his £160,000-a-week (Spotrac) deal ended at Manchester United earlier this summer. It saw him leave Old Trafford after eight years, after joining the club in 2014, clocking up 285 appearances. Now without a club, the Spain international is looking for a new home.

CRYSTAL PALACE HAVE BIG ADVANTAGE OVER WEST HAM FOR NEXT DAVID SILVA

When Manu Garcia told Goal back in 2015 that he would relish the prospect of working with Patrick Vieira again in the future, it’s unlikely he was thinking about Crystal Palace and Selhurst Park. Garcia, at the time of Vieira’s cross-Atlantic switch from Manchester City’s U23s to the New York City FC hotseat, was one of the most promising young talents rising through the ranks at the Premier League giants. A twinkle-toed playmaker often likened to a young David Silva for his balletic footwork, outstanding awareness and eye for a defence-splitting pass.

LEEDS COMPETING WITH SOUTHAMPTON FOR MIDFIELDER LIKENED TO DAVID SILVA

Jesse Marsch’s Leeds United and Ralph Hasenhuttl’s Southampton are interested in signing James McAtee from Manchester City in the summer transfer window, according to The Daily Mail. The report has claimed that Leeds and Southampton both want to sign Manchester City midfielder McAtee this summer. The youngster could be used to negotiations between Premier League champions City and Leeds over the transfer of England international midfielder Kalvin Phillips.

MAN CITY CAN LAND THEIR NEXT DAVID SILVA WITH ENZO FERNANDEZ

Manchester City have seen some big names make moves away from the Etihad Stadium in the past few years. Figures such as Vincent Kompany, Yaya Toure and Sergio Aguero have waved goodbye to the club in recent memory after becoming such integral and successful club figures. Another famous name that left the club after making a massive impact on not just City but on the Premier League is David Silva.

DAVID SILVA AGREES TO EXTEND REAL SOCIEDAD CONTRACT BY A YEAR

Veteran Spanish playmaker David Silva has agreed a one-year contract extension at Real Sociedad. The former Manchester City star, 36, was set to see his contract expire at the end of the season but has signed up for another 12 months.

SILVA SUSPENDED FOR VALLECANO CLASH

Real Sociedad playmaker David Silva is suspended for the La Ligavisit to Rayo Vallecano. David Silva will serve the second of his two-match ban after his red card during the recent league game with Real Betis earlier in the month.

David Silva was given a red card in the third minute of stoppage time during the home game with Betis which ended in a goalless draw. He was given the first red card of his La Liga careerafter a melee happened in the final moments of the game.

Silva was sent off by centre referee Isidro Diaz de MeraEscuderos after he reacted angrily to his failure to give his team a foul towards the end of the game.

SILVA FEATURED IN WIN AT ELCHE

Spanish playmaker David Silva was featured from the start as his Real Sociedad side sealed a 2-1 win over home team Elche to boost their push for European football. David Silva played from start until the 79thminute before he was replaced by Spanish player AihenMunoz. Ex-Manchester City midfielder David Silva has a return of one goal and three assists in 21 Spanish La Liga appearances this season. In addition, he made four Europa League appearances in the colours of Real Sociedad beforethe Spanish La Liga heavyweights were eliminated from the competition.

LIVERPOOL CAN LEARN CITY TRANSFER LESSON WITH THIS MOVE

Liverpool can head off a Newcastle transfer plan while they still have far greater pull, delaying another Man City emergence and getting a Mohamed Salah heir. When it comes to Liverpool transfer strategy, thwarting Newcastle United’s aims will not be high up the list of priorities.

NO BALLON D'OR FOR SILVA – GUARDIOLA

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola believes that it would be difficult for petite midfielder Bernardo Silva to win the Ballon d'Or as he praised the Portuguese international who has been in very good form for the Premier League holders this season.

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