David Silva

Born: January 8, 1986 (age 30)

Height: 5'8" (173cm)

Hometown: Arguineguín, Spain
Nationality: Spain Spanish

Position: Attacking-midfielder
Team: Manchester City (no. 21)
David Silva of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Watford at the Etihad Stadium on August 29, 2015
Career History
Senior2006-2010Valencia
2010-Manchester City
International2006-Spain
Sports Mole has 1,042 articles about David Silva. Articles 1 to 40:
Santi Cazorla of Arsenal (L) celebrates with Olivier Giroud as he scores their first goal from a penalty during the Barclays Premier League match against Man City on January 18, 2015
Preview: Manchester City vs. Arsenal
Sports Mole looks ahead to Arsenal's visit to Manchester City in their penultimate Premier League fixture.
May 5, 21:57
Gareth Bale celebrates with his Real Madrid teammates after opening the scoring in the Champions League semi-final second leg against Manchester City on May 4, 2016
Result: Real Madrid make Champions League final
Real Madrid book their spot in the Champions League final courtesy of a 1-0 win over Manchester City in the second leg of their semi-final at the Bernabeu.
May 4, 21:38
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring a goal against Levante on March 2, 2016
Team News: Cristiano Ronaldo returns for Real Madrid against Manchester City
Cristiano Ronaldo is back in the starting lineup as Real Madrid take on Manchester City in the Champions League semi-final second leg at the Bernabeu.
May 4, 18:44
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo watches on from the sidelines during his side's Champions League semi-final first leg against Manchester City on April 26, 2016
Preview: Real Madrid vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews the Champions League semi-final second leg between Real Madrid and Manchester City at the Bernabeu.
May 3, 17:08
Yaya Toure of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester City at The Hawthorns on August 10, 2015
Yaya Toure named in Manchester City's travelling squad for Real Madrid clash
Yaya Toure is included in Manchester City's travelling squad for tomorrow's Champions League semi-final against Real Madrid.
May 3, 14:29
Manchester City's David Silva clears the ball against Dynamo Kiev on March 15, 2016
Manchester City lose David Silva for up to three weeks
Manchester City will be without playmaker David Silva for up to three weeks with the hamstring injury suffered in midweek against Real Madrid.
Apr 29, 14:10
Manchester City's David Silva clears the ball against Dynamo Kiev on March 15, 2016
David Silva to miss Champions League semi-final second leg
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini confirms that David Silva will miss the second leg of his side's Champions League semi-final against Real Madrid.
Apr 26, 22:50
Outgoing manager Manuel Pellegrini watches on during the Premier League game between Sunderland and Manchester City on February 2, 2016
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini: 'We struggled to create'
Man City boss Manuel Pellegrini concedes that his team 'struggled to create' clear openings against Real Madrid in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final.
Apr 26, 22:08
Luka Modric of Real Madrid is flanked by Manchester City pair Fernando and Fernandinho during the Champions League semi-final first leg on April 26, 2016
Result: Manchester City, Real Madrid play out goalless draw
Manchester City and Real Madrid play out a goalless draw in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final at the Etihad on Tuesday night.
Apr 26, 21:37
Manchester City's David Silva clears the ball against Dynamo Kiev on March 15, 2016
Team News: David Silva returns to Manchester City's first XI for Stoke City match
David Silva starts for Manchester City against Stoke City after missing the last two games with an ankle injury.
Apr 23, 11:53
Manchester City's David Silva clears the ball against Dynamo Kiev on March 15, 2016
David Silva back in contention for Manchester City
Manchester City attacking ace David Silva is in contention to feature in Saturday's Premier League clash against Stoke City after recovering from an ankle injury.
Apr 22, 17:43
Marko Arnautovic of Stoke City celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Manchester City at Britannia Stadium on December 5, 2015
Preview: Manchester City vs. Stoke City
Sports Mole previews the Premier League match between Manchester City and Stoke City at the Etihad Stadium.
Apr 21, 09:00
Vurnon Anita beats Joe Hart to equalise for Newcastle United against Manchester City in the Premier League on April 19, 2016
Result: Newcastle United, Manchester City share the points
Vurnon Anita cancels out a strike from Sergio Aguero as Newcastle United come from behind to draw 1-1 with Manchester City in the Premier League.
Apr 19, 21:37
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Newcastle United at Etihad Stadium on October 3, 2015
Preview: Newcastle United vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole looks ahead to Manchester City's trip to relegation-threatened Newcastle United for a Premier League encounter.
Apr 18, 23:58
Samir Nasri in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester City on April 16, 2016
Samir Nasri, David Silva out of Manchester City's Newcastle United trip
Samir Nasri and David Silva are ruled out of Manchester City's midweek trip to Newcastle United with injury.
Apr 18, 13:52
 Manuel Pellegrini looks on during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the Etihad Stadium on February 14, 2016
Manchester City's Manuel Pellegrini plays down Real Madrid Champions League draw
Manuel Pellegrini says that he was not bothered by who Manchester City drew in the semi-finals of the Champions League after his former team Real Madrid came out.
Apr 15, 14:17
Kevin De Bruyne celebrates scoring during the Champions League quarter-final between Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain on April 12, 2016
Result: Manchester City book place in Champions League semi-finals
Manchester City reach the semi-finals of the Champions League for the first time in their history courtesy of a 3-2 aggregate victory over Paris Saint-Germain.
Apr 12, 21:40
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City is congratulated by teammate David Silva of Manchester City after scoriing the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Queens Park Rangers at the Etihad Stadium on May 10, 2015
Team News: David Silva, Sergio Aguero start, Yaya Toure benched for Man City's CL clash
David Silva and Sergio Aguero start for Manchester City, while Yaya Toure is benched for tonight's Champions League quarter-final showdown against Paris Saint-Germain.
Apr 12, 18:53
Manchester City players in training on April 11, 2016
Preview: Manchester City vs. Paris Saint-Germain
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's Champions League quarter-final second leg between Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain at the Etihad.
Apr 11, 21:39
Vincent Kompany directs his troops during the Premier League game between Norwich City and Manchester City on March 12, 2016
Manchester City's Vincent Kompany, David Silva train ahead of PSG showdown
Vincent Kompany and David Silva train with Manchester City ahead of Tuesday's Champions League quarter-final showdown against Paris Saint-Germain.
Apr 11, 11:25
Vincent Kompany directs his troops during the Premier League game between Norwich City and Manchester City on March 12, 2016
Vincent Kompany in contention for Paris Saint-Germain clash?
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini hints that captain Vincent Kompany could be in line to return from injury against PSG in the Champions League quarter-final.
Apr 9, 21:03
Samir Nasri is strangled by teammates after scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester City and West Bromwich Albion on April 9, 2016
Samir Nasri delighted with goalscoring Manchester City return
Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri is delighted with his goalscoring return to the starting XI having netted the winner against West Brom at the Etihad.
Apr 9, 19:48
Joe 'head and shoulders' Hart applauds supporters during the Champions League quarter-final between Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City on April 6, 2016
Team News: Joe Hart, Samir Nasri back for Manchester City
Joe Hart and Samir Nasri return to the Manchester City starting XI as they welcome West Bromwich Albion to the Etihad.
Apr 9, 16:34
Manchester City's David Silva clears the ball against Dynamo Kiev on March 15, 2016
Manchester City star David Silva to miss West Bromwich Albion visit
Manchester City will be without playmaker David Silva for Saturday's Premier League match against West Bromwich Albion as he rests due to a persistent ankle problem.
Apr 8, 14:48
David Silva of Manchester City takes on James Morrison of West Bromwich Albion during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester City at The Hawthorns on August 10, 2015
Preview: Manchester City vs. West Bromwich Albion
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Premier League encounter between Manchester City and West Bromwich Albion at the Etihad Stadium.
Apr 8, 13:12
Kevin de Bruyne continues to celebrate scoring during the Champions League quarter-final between Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City on April 6, 2016
Result: Manchester City hold Paris Saint-Germain to away draw
Manchester City hold Paris Saint-Germain to a 2-2 draw at the Parc des Princes to take two away goals back to the Etihad in their Champions League quarter-final.
Apr 6, 21:36
Little Kevin De Bruyne celebrates with David Silva and Fernandinho during the Premier League match between Bournemouth and Manchester City on April 2, 2016
Result: Dominant Manchester City ease to victory at Bournemouth
Three goals inside the opening 19 minutes help Manchester City on their way to a 4-0 win away at Bournemouth in the Premier League.
Apr 2, 16:54
A broody Kevin de Bruyne celebrates with Sergio Aguero during the game between Man City and Crystal Palace on January 16, 2016
Team News: Kevin De Bruyne returns for Manchester City
Kevin De Bruyne returns to the Manchester City lineup for the trip to Bournemouth.
Apr 2, 14:06
Barcelona's Brazilian Ronaldinho celebrtes his goal against Zaragoza during their Spanish league football match at Romareda Stadium in Zaragoza on February 16, 2008
Ronaldinho: "Liverpool should build team around Roberto Firmino"
Former Brazil star Ronaldinho urges Jurgen Klopp to build his Liverpool side around Roberto Firmino.
Apr 2, 13:11
Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring in the Manchester derby on March 20, 2016
Result: Marcus Rashford fires Manchester United to derby glory
Marcus Rashford scores the only goal of the Manchester derby to hand Man Utd a 1-0 victory over Man City, closing the gap on the top four to just one point.
Mar 20, 17:55
Yaya Toure celebrates opening the scoring in fine fashion during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Aston Villa on March 5, 2016
Team News: Yaya Toure, Pablo Zabaleta recalled for Dynamo Kiev clash
Manuel Pellegrini makes two changes to his Manchester City starting lineup by handing recalls to Pablo Zabaleta and Yaya Toure.
Mar 15, 18:45
David Silva of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Watford at the Etihad Stadium on August 29, 2015
Manchester City's Manuel Pellegrini: 'David Silva is playing through ankle pain'
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini says that David Silva has been playing through ankle pain this season.
Mar 8, 18:32
Sergio Aguero celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Aston Villa on March 5, 2016
Manuel Pellegrini talks up Sergio Aguero importance
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini suggests that his side would be closer to the top of the table had he had Sergio Aguero fit and firing all season.
Mar 5, 21:10
Sergio Aguero celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Aston Villa on March 5, 2016
Result: Manchester City back on track with Aston Villa rout
Manchester City turn on the second-half style to see off Aston Villa 4-0 at the Etihad Stadium.
Mar 5, 16:50
Raheem Sterling of Manchester City celebrates scoring his side's third goal during the UEFA Champions League Group D match between Manchester City and Borussia Monchengladbach at Etihad Stadium on December 8, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Team News: Raheem Sterling starts at Anfield
Raheem Sterling starts for Manchester City at his first return to Anfield after his switch from Liverpool.
Mar 2, 19:04
Outgoing manager Manuel Pellegrini watches on during the Premier League game between Sunderland and Manchester City on February 2, 2016
Manuel Pellegrini: 'Manchester City can still win Premier League title'
Manuel Pellegrini is adamant that Manchester City can still win the Premier League title.
Mar 1, 20:11
Vincent Kompany lifts the League Cup trophy on February 28, 2016
Result: Manchester City beat Liverpool on penalties to clinch League Cup
Manchester City win their fourth League Cup courtesy of a penalty shootout victory over Liverpool at Wembley.
Feb 28, 19:19
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City scores his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Liverpool at Etihad Stadium on November 21, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Preview: Liverpool vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews Sunday's League Cup final as Liverpool and Manchester City do battle at Wembley for some silverware.
Feb 26, 17:58
Manchester City's Chilean manager Manuel Pellegrini watches during a UEFA Champions league Group D football match between Manchester City and Sevilla at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England on October 21, 2015.
Manuel Pellegrini pleased with "very good result"
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini is delighted with his side's 3-1 win over Dynamo Kiev, but warns that the Champions League tie is not yet over.
Feb 24, 22:18
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Dynamo Kiev in the Champions League on February 24, 2016
Vincent Kompany delighted with Manchester City display
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany believes that his side have a "good chance" of reaching the Champions League quarter-finals following their 3-1 win in Kiev.
Feb 24, 22:02
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CLeicester CityLeicester362211364343077
2Tottenham HotspurSpurs361913467283970
3Arsenal361910759342567
4Manchester CityMan City361971068383064
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd35179943311260
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham351514660431759
7Southampton361691153391457
8Liverpool3515101059481155
9Chelsea351212115548748
10Stoke CityStoke36139143852-1448
11Everton351014115549644
12Watford35128153642-644
13Swansea CitySwansea361110153750-1343
14West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom361011153246-1441
15Bournemouth36118174363-2041
16Crystal Palace36109173646-1039
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle3689193964-2533
18Sunderland35711174058-1832
19Norwich CityNorwich3587203561-2631
RAston Villa3637262772-4516