David Silva will not renew current contract with Manchester City

City's comeback was complete in the 70th minute as Silva grabbed his second of the game to hand the Premier League champions their first win of pre-season.

The Spain global has been an integral part of City's success, scoring 61 goals and providing 115 assists in 346 appearances to help the club win three league titles, an FA Cup and three League Cups since his arrival 2010.

Mahrez was on crutches at Manchester airport. It was so happy for me with the way they played.

"I have to see the faces of my players in the next two weeks when they are together because we are here without 15 players".

Liverpool's Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Salah celebrates scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between West Bromwich Albion and Liverpool at The Hawthorns stadium in West Bromwich, central England, on April 21, 2018.

"I said in the previous games how proud I was".

The signings of Virgil van Dijk, Naby Keita, Fabinho, Xherdan Shaqiri and Alisson over the past six months have added a plethora of top talent to a side which reached the Champions League final and secured a top four finish last season, having not won a league title since 1990.


"It's going to be very hard, especially this year with the big teams Man United, Arsenal, Chelsea spending lots of money to get very good players", Silva said. We were close.I still have friends and an apartment there. The Algerian superstar limped out of the match in the 28th minute and City coach Pep Guardiola is now sweating over the fitness of his new acquisition from Leicester City.

Pep Guardiola is unsure whether Manchester City record signing Riyad Mahrez will be fit for the Community Shield after limping out of the International Champions Cup victory over Bayern Munich.

"Every club does what they believe, I understand completely", he said. "He needs more minutes and he needs to regain his principles in terms of playing without the ball. We can not only go for a 1-0 here, 1-0 there - I know if you win silverware in the end then people are probably happy, but the whole year was still rubbish".

England U-17 World Cup victor Foden and Diaz made the step up into the seniors last season and have increased their chances of making further inroads during the new campaign with some good performances over the last 10 days.

But the Spaniard spoke highly of his young squad's performance against his former club.

City are known nowadays for setting limits on how much they will pay for a player and refusing to go above them. Our personality was incredible. In the first half, we had a very young average age.

City's next game in the competition is against Bayern Munich on Saturday.


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