David Silva

941.2

7.3m fans
Plays for: Manchester City, Spain
Ranked: 5th in Premier League
David Josué Jiménez Silva is a Spanish professional footballer who plays for English club Manchester City and the Spain national team. Silva plays mainly as a central or an attacking midfielder but can also play as a winger or second striker. He is predominantly a left-footed player.

Silva spent six years of his professional career with Valencia CF, appearing in more than 150 games and winning one Copa del Rey in 2008, before moving in the summer of 2010 to Manchester City. His passing ability and possession-retaining qualities have earned him the nicknames 'Merlin' and 'El Mago' from his teammates and fans, and he is considered by many to be one of the best midfielders in England. Since joining City, Silva has appeared in over 300 matches and is in his eighth season at the club. He has won the FA Cup, three League Cups and two Premier League titles.

A Spanish international since the age of 20, he is one of eleven Spanish players to have amassed 100 caps and has scored 35 goals, making him the fourth highest goalscorer in Spain's history. He was an integral member of the squads that won three consecutive international tournaments – UEFA Euro 2008, the 2010 FIFA World Cup, and UEFA Euro 2012. Description provided by Wikipedia

Statistics

Follower Chart

Social Rankings

Latest Instagram Posts

Enjoy Blues !!! 🔵⚽️🔥

⚽️🔥!

Crucial win against a really tough opponent 👊🏽🙌🏽🔥 Not the best conditions to play but we get the win.💪🏽👌🏽 #NewLevels

Latest Facebook Posts

4 months ago

David Silva

Enhorabuena Selección Española Femenina de Fútbol!! Mas que merecido!! CAMPEONAS DEL MUNDO!! 🇪🇸 🏆 #U17WWC ... See moreSee less

Enhorabuena Selección Española Femenina de Fútbol!! Mas que merecido!! CAMPEONAS DEL MUNDO!! 🇪🇸 🏆 #U17WWC

 

Comment on Facebook

😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱

David, you are a true and genuine person, athlete and professional! You should have received an abundance of accolades over your footballing career. How you haven't is an absolute disgrace! All I can say is that you have won the hearts of every honest and genuine football follower in Manchester! You are an amazing footballer and person and no accolade can of cups or gallon d'does can make up for the love and adoration that your fans give to you. I wish you and your family all the love and admiration in the world. Enjoy the time you have with both your career and your son! My true aspirational person. Xx

Legend ciy ever

وين راه محرز يا طحاحنة

Always with you

I apologies because that should have said Ballon D'or! Xx

¡Felicidades! : )

Only one who said it will get better soon and I'm so happy 💟💟💟💟👈

Happy new year.

Happy birthday elmago

Échale un vistazo a Ayoze (@Ayozebala): twitter.com/Ayozebala?s=09

7 years old the best in the world!! www.facebook.com/idohadad11/

Happy Birthday

¡Feliz cumpleaños David! : D ¡Gracias por mostrarnos siempre tu buen juego!

Meus parabéns para você ,

One of Spain's top 5 player's ever and I don't think anyone can argue with that. #Legend 🔥🔥

You Mr Silva are simply the best midfielder I have ever witnessed my friend. In gonna miss you like crazy when you leave us #elmago ♥️♥️

you are just amazing El Mago 💙💪

D.silva love you 💕💕

Holy Hatred....Its been a watch and a pray between the church and the law for digitization and transformation in nigeria that should not hold on to or be in same rhythm with the blast of the tyrants and enemies of Gods chosen who are seen celebrating these substle-deceptions,blatant-lies and brutal persecutions while witch-hunting,bedeviling and killing the lords faithful and discreet servant,labourer,prisoner and soldier;even inside the church;even when it was time to pray....

IndonesiA fans you

Silva always 🔥

+ View previous comments

4 months ago

David Silva

Puma RS-X Toys 🔥👌🏽🔝#NewLevels #Puma ... See moreSee less

Puma RS-X Toys 🔥👌🏽🔝#NewLevels #Puma

 

Comment on Facebook

1 2 3 Vive L'Algérie

Aku kasian aku orang indonesia aku suka sama david silva

¡Muy guay y tan excelente! ¡Muy Lindo y muy hermoso! ¡Grande Silva! : D

Saying beg pardon reduce nemesis.

شحال شريتها حشاوهالك

felicidades para ti y tu familia de corazón que tengas unas felices fiesta muchísima suerte un saludo

Vive Mahrez

comeback to canary islands please, you are very importan here, you are a incondicional canary leyend, the mirror where the canary children see their future, all canary island are waiting for you

Happy Birthday David x

CITY'S LEGEND

Guapo el chino silva

Pass pall to mahrez no racism

AMAZING,AMAZING SILVA MANCHESTER CITY

David Silva am your fun number one

FAKE FOOTBALL man city built on arab money, without arab money city woulñd play 3 rd div...

You are on fire David superb goals for your lovely family and for your true blue family !! X

MAN CITY'S LEGEND

♥️

Guapo mi canario

Son los Asesinos de Ned Flanders :o

The Magician's tools 💙💪

Uno de los mejores mediocampistas del mundo, de España, David "el Chino" Silva.

When you back in Arguinguin? Xx

Best wishes to you and your family xx

Best he is..! 4 goals in his last 4 games! Magician 🔥

+ View previous comments

4 months ago

David Silva

‪Muchas gracias a la Selección Española de Fútbol (SeFutbol) y a la federación canaria por el homenaje delante de mi gente. Les deseo muchos éxitos en un futuro próximo #VamosEspaña ❤️💛❤️‬ ... See moreSee less

‪Muchas gracias a la Selección Española de Fútbol (SeFutbol) y a la federación canaria por el homenaje delante de mi gente. Les deseo muchos éxitos en un futuro próximo #VamosEspaña ❤️💛❤️‬

 

Comment on Facebook

Enhorabuena David. Mateo está hecho un campeón. Un abrazo para todos.

Một chàng trai nhỏ nhắn, chân trái ma thuật và phong độ ổn định. Thật tuyệt vời khi cùng cậu con trai chúc mừng ngày hạnh phúc. 🇻🇳🇻🇳

City will need to name a stand after El Mago if he retires from us. That said don't be any rush please, we need you at City for as long as possible.

Very gentle human being....nice player too...

I regret David Silva , talent's football player

Nothing more than you deserve . An absolute legend for Manchester city

Happy Birthday David from me and everyone at Manchester City. All City fans adore you. You are pure Gold to us. Have a good day Magician.

Một trong những nhân tố để manches city thành công đến ngày hôm nay là David Silva

An absolute genius. City legend 💙

David Silva Is the Best

You deserve all the accolades that comes your way! Muchas Gracias, El mago! 💙

Crack!!! The magician. Xavi Iniesta Silva...... se les echa de menos. 2 Eurocopas 1 Mundial. El legado.

Fabulous to see the little man with you x

You are the best magician legend miss you

Fenomeno amigo a seguir asi y tu niño tan lindo un abrazo haber si algun dia coincidimos por laspalmas

Uno de los grandes de la mejor selección de todos los tiempos. Y es bonito ver a tu hijo crecer. Enhorabuena.

He deserves it, he is the reason I like Manchester City 😍

Muchas felicidades, te mereces lo mejor campeón, y a disfrutar de la familia, q es lo más importante.

Another man who I am in awe of! Respect

Thoroughly deserved. Wonderful player and person

True legend, one of the best ever to play football

Did he get man of the match lol

Eres uno de los mas grande te merece eso mucho mas felicidades por lo bien que se be el pequeño

you deserve all the credits El Mago 💙💪

Richly deserved young man 👏👏💙⚽

+ View previous comments

4 months ago

David Silva

Nos vemos mañana Selección Española de Fútbol (SeFutbol) ❤️💛❤️ ... See moreSee less

Nos vemos mañana Selección Española de Fútbol (SeFutbol) ❤️💛❤️

 

Comment on Facebook

Vive L'Algérie

El Mago 💙💪

i love you david silva.... ☺

Que pena q no sigas en la seleccion. Se te echa de menos...🥇😘

Greatest player to ever pull on a City shirt. There needs to be a statue of him outside the ground when he leaves 😢

¡Nadie te olvida! Gracias 👏

Class man, fantastic player the statement doesn't do him justice. I've seen good players in my nearly 50 years on this planet, but never 1 that makes me smile & admire every single thing he does...simply the best .

Best Man City player ever. Credit to himself, his family and football. The Wizard 💙⚽️👍😎

Words cannot discribe this man fantastic Magician?????

i miss you carlos puyol david villa and you dvd silva,,,espana team spirit

Eres lo mas . In abrazo tu prima palmera

Simply the best

Grande David !! Te lo mereces crack 💪💪💪

ايام الشعر الطويل ❤️💙

take care ,no injuries

Love you so much my brother ❤

❤️❤️🇬🇧🇨🇦

Simply the best.

Come back man you still needed for Spain

El mas grande del futbol canario. David Silva el 21 eterno de la roja

David Silva Pardon Viens Aidé L'équipe D'Espagne🇪🇸💪🇪🇸⚽🇪🇸⚽🇪🇸🙏Pardon Viens Aidé L'équipe⚽🇪🇸🙏

Chino crack

David vuelve con la sélection españa y con David villa 👍👍👍🇪🇸🇪🇸🇪🇸🇪🇸🇪🇸y casilas

🙏🇪🇸⚽💪⚽💪⚽💪⚽🇪🇸🙏

Un honor tenerte en el Estadio!! Y lo del homenaje, los que hagan falta y más!!! GRANDE SEÑOR!!!!!♥️♥️♥️

+ View previous comments

4 months ago

David Silva

Enjoy Blues !!! 🔵⚽️🔥 ... See moreSee less

Enjoy Blues !!! 🔵⚽️🔥

 

Comment on Facebook

}-Sharks--team--->🐋 is the best in the world✴⛵✴ Goid job n Performance 💙💙 👏👏

Fernandihno leave mahrez alone, you are jealous, that's why! Mahrez ❤

One of the greatest players to grace the english football.

Pure class merlin. Please stay at city forever!

Most underated player in football history #Elmago

You are a genius David- consistently brilliant every game. A privilege to watch you 👌

Respect , 32 years old and you keep playing in hight level

Loved seeing you celebrate this goal. You totally get what this game meant to the fans 💙 x

The magic of our Merlin, great game again David, well done the whole team great performance , always been proud to be a City fan and right now is amazing, thank you lads and PEP love you all xxx💙💙💙.

David Silva is not going anywhere . He will be an ambassador for city just as Mike Summersbee .

Best Blue ever (sorry, Kun) :) Cmon Cityyy

Was at your debut game and new you were going to be special just didn’t realise how special 💙💙💙

What a player and man he is ,absolute genius and will always be a legend here xx

The best player to ever wear the city shirt. What a joy to watch week in week out. 💙

A simple ‘thank you . Will do. Thank You David. For being Merlin.

The greatest player to grace the premier league

Awesome guys keep it up

Another brilliant performance from you David. Great game and well deserved 3 points x

What a brilliant result David you are awesome

Greatest player to ever wear a City Shirt 💙

All that excitement for one of our easier games.

Can you play for another 20 years?? 🤔

One of the best MFs who can keep a steady form for a long time!

I hate that you too good... Even tho we man marked u

You are just tooo good, I'm sad that we will Never have a player like you again at City

+ View previous comments

Load more

Latest Tweets

Want to hear about updates?

Latest News from The Guardian

Marco Silva looks for more ‘emotional balance from Jordan Pickford

Marco Silva has said Everton’s Jordan Pickford must learn to play with ‘more emotional balance’ but retains confidence in the goalkeeper

Bernardo Silva hopes Manchester City avoid meeting with Cristiano Ronaldo

Bernardo Silva hopes Manchester City avoid a Champions League last-eight tie against Juventus and his compatriot Cristiano Ronaldo

Marco Silva welcomes James McCarthy’s return to Ireland squad

Silva said the provisional call-up for Ireland’s Euro 2020 qualifiers ‘could be beneficial’ to the Everton midfielder’s recovery

Details incorrect, or have more to add?