David Silva

By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 22nd, 2013
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(AFP) GIJON, Spain — Teemu Pukki’s goal 12 minutes from time stunned reigning world and European champions Spain who were held to a 1-1 draw by Finland in their Group I qualifier on Friday. The hosts endured a frustrating first 45 minutes as they struggled to find a way through a camped Finnish...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Oct 22nd, 2012
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A preview of tomorrow’s UEFA Champions League group stage match between FC Barcelona and Celtic. Can the Blaugrana make it three wins from three, or will Celtic be able to shock the world? Read our preview to find out. FC Barcelona are in UEFA Champions League action tomorrow night looking for ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Sep 17th, 2012
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Real Madrid versus Manchester City. Mancini versus Mourinho. The Spanish champions versus the English champions. This is the first time these clubs have met in a competitive fixture and without doubt the highlight match of Gameweek 1. Both sides have points to prove in Europe with Madrid unluckily lo...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Jul 10th, 2012
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Yaya Toure believes Roberto Mancini’s five-year contract at Manchester City displays the club’s willingness to build success through stability. Mancini agreed a new deal on Monday night worth £7.5 million-a- year (Dh42.7m) to make him the highest paid manager in the Premier League. The former Interna...
By IndepthAfrica
In Olympics
Jul 6th, 2012
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David Silva has denied rumours linking him to Real Madrid and has revealed he wants to sign a new contract with Manchester City. The 26-year-old midfielder, who played a crucial role in Spain’s victory at Euro 2012, had been linked with a return to his home country to play for Real Madrid. But ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 14th, 2012
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Defending champions Spain are on course for the Euro 2012 quarter-finals after their 4-0 thrashing of Ireland on Thursday put them top of Group C with the Irish bowing out. For all their endeavour in defence, Ireland struggled constantly to cope with the torrent of Spanish attacks as Chelsea’s ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 13th, 2012
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Ireland boss Giovanni Trapattoni expects hsi Spanish counterpart Vicente del Bosque to revert to playing a striker in their Euro 2012 clash, with Fernando Torres the man most likely. The Irish take on the world and European champions in Gdansk as underdogs having lost their opening match 3-1 to Croat...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
May 6th, 2012
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“One hand on the trophy”, says Sky’s commentator. While that’s not entirely true in the factual sense he is correct. Very hard to see QPR doing anything other than rolling over like some kind of lame pond animal at Eastlands next Sunday, and that win would clinch City the leag...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Apr 12th, 2012
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Carlos Tevez scored for the first time in 11 months as Manchester City sparked back into life to keep their faint Premier League title hopes alive. Sergio Aguero struck twice and David Silva was on target in a routine defeat of West Brom as City, perhaps belatedly, showed why they were once firm favo...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Apr 11th, 2012
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Wigan stunned Premier League Leaders Manchester United with a 1-0 win courtesy of Shaun Maloney’s second-half strike at the DW Stadium. szólj hozzá: Fo[Matchhighlight.com] (Photo: Reuters / Russell Cheyne) Premier League leaders Manchester United enjoyed a frustrating night during their 1-0 def...