Silva set to leave Manchester City at end of next season

Manchester City Midfielder, David Silva says he will leave the Premier League champions at the end of next season.

Silva, 33 who joined the the club in 2010 told reporters that the 2019/20 campaign looks set to be his last at the Etihad Stadium.

The 2019/20 season will make it 10 years at the club, the diminutive Spaniard has gone on to amass 395 appearances since joining the Manchester club. 

At a press conference in Gran Canaria, Silva told reporters that reaching a decade seems like the right time to call it a day.

When asked if he could stay beyond next season, Silva relied,

“No, this is the last one,”  “Ten years for me is enough. It’s the perfect time for me.

Silva who signed a new one-year deal with City in March added.

“Initially, City were talking about two years, but I decided to sign another one, so I finished at 10 years,” 

“It completes the cycle. It’s a nice round figure. I can never see myself playing against City for another team. So 10 years – that’s it.”

Silva was part of the Manchester City that retained their crown as part of a domestic treble, featuring in 33 league games in the process. 

He has won four Premier League titles, two FA Cups and four League Cups during his time at City, and he’ll seeking victory in European premier competition to crown it off.  

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