La Real signs Silva

The San Sebastian club reacts quickly to Ødegaard's departure. The Canarian footballer is committed to returning to Spain against the offers of Lazio or Qatar.


Bomb in Real Sociedad: David Silva signs for the next two seasons. The San Sebastian club has made official late this Monday what may be one of the signings of the summer. The Canarian midfielder, who was free after ending his contract with Manchester City, has been committed to the txuri-urdin club until 2022, when all the information pointed to a future in Lazio or in Qatari football. But the realistic Football Director, Roberto Olabe, has moved quickly in this difficult market, and has managed to brilliantly fill the important gap left by the return to Real Madrid of Martin Ødegaard.

This is how the Royal Society has made the hiring of David Silva official. "Real Sociedad has reached an agreement with David Silva for the Canarian footballer to play for the Txuri Urdin team for the next two seasons, until June 30, 2022. The player, who arrives free after passing through Manchester City, will join the preseason of the realistic team in the near future ".

David Silva will wear number 21 at Real Sociedad, precisely the number that Martin Ødegaard frees with his sudden and unexpected return to Real Madrid. This contingency forced the San Sebastian club to move quickly in the transfer market to cover a very important loss and that caught the sports management with a changed foot, because the Norwegian player, among other things, had already taken his return plane ticket to San Sebastián to start the preseason in Zubieta on August 14. The announcement of De Silva's departure from Manchester City made Real Sociedad move quickly in the hope that the canary would be the replacement for the Norwegian in the midfielder of Imanol Alguacil's team. It seemed that they were late, because their agent had already negotiated with Lazio for his signing for the Italian team; But the San Sebastian club has moved quickly in the offices to close an express agreement with Silva so that he can play again in Gipuzkoa.

As AS has learned, the contacts began just after learning of Odegaard's return to Madrid. Then, the Real felt the playmaker, who saw with good eyes returning to Spain after leaving City. It was last week that the first offer came. Silva pushed back the option of Lazio, which had lost steam after not agreeing in the negotiations, and also the offers of Qatar, when he was closest to accepting, to participate in a European project and put himself under Imanol's orders Sheriff.

It must be remembered that he already played in the Second Division at Eibar with Jose Luis Mendilibar, in a season that allowed him to enter the elite with Celta de Vigo through the front door and in which he was very close to being promoted to the First Division. His arrival becomes official just after Silva has said goodbye to the Manchester City fans, where he has made history playing the last ten years at a spectacular level, to the point of being their foreigner with the most matches in the history of the Premier League with the citizen squad, which has already announced that it is even going to dedicate a sculpture as a tribute and memory.

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