Real Sociedad signed former Manchester City playmaker David Silva on a two-year contract Monday. The Basque Country membership picked up Silva on a unfastened switch after his decade-long stint at City ended. Sociedad mentioned the 34-year-old Spaniard will sign up for the remainder of the squad within the coming days for preseason coaching.
Silva joined Man City since 2010, serving to revamp the English membership and switch it right into a contender in European football. His closing sport with City used to be the 3-1 loss to Lyon within the quarterfinals of the Champions League on Saturday, when he got here on as a past due replace.
He left after greater than 300 video games with the English membership, serving to it win 4 Premier League titles. City mentioned previous Monday it might honor the Spaniard with a statue out of doors its stadium.
Silva prior to now performed for Spanish groups Valencia, Eibar and Celta Vigo.
With Spain’s nationwide crew, Silva received the 2010 World Cup, in addition to the 2008 and 2012 European Championships.
Real Sociedad completed 6th in closing season’s Spanish league.