A former Manchester City midfielder, David Silva, has tested positive to COVID-19.
His new club, Real Sociedad, made the announcement in a tweet via its official Twitter handle on Monday.
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The 34-year-old, who joined Real Sociedad on a free transfer last two weeks, returned a positive test after arriving in San Sebastian.
The Spaniard is not displaying any symptoms and is self-isolating.
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“Real Sociedad informs that @21LVA has tested positive for COVID-19 in the test carried out at Policlínica Gipuzkoa. The player is asymptomatic and is self-isolating,” Real Sociedad tweeted.
Silva left Manchester City at the end of last season after a decade of service in which he won four English Premier League (EPL) titles at Etihad.
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