MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JULY 26: David Silva of Manchester City applauds as he is substituted during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Norwich City at Etihad Stadium on July 26, 2020 in Manchester, England.Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in all fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Dave Thompson/Pool via Getty Images)

After leaving Manchester City at the end of the 2019-20 season, David Silva has signed a two-year contract for La Liga side Real Sociedad.

The 34-year-old midfielder left Manchester City with over 400 appearances for them across a 10 year span.

"Real Sociedad have 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." A team statement read.
"The player, who arrives free after passing through Manchester City, will incorporate in the near future to the preseason of the realistic team."

With rumours originally stating that Silvia would join Serie A side Lazio, Sociedad have secretly jumped ahead of the Italian side and confirmed the deal.

Manchester City have announced their plan to build a statue for Silva, who was able to lead them to four Premier League titles.