The day David Silva rejected Real Madrid
HELIOS DE LA RUBIA & nbsp; (DAILY AS) ‘); return false; “class =” item-multimedia “>Silva with his father and the president of Arguineguín the day he did the tests with Real Madrid.HELIOS DE LA RUBIA (DAILY AS) After David Silva’s refusal was the Valencia The one who appeared on the scene. This was revealed by Sixto Alonso, scout of the Real Madrid factory expert in the Canary quarry: “I recommended David Silva to Real Madrid twice. The club did some tests in a month of May. He liked it, but he did not convince. He returned in September to play a tournament where Valencia also participated. When Valencia learned that Real Madrid did not want it for the second time, he called immediately to incorporate it into his youth. They are things that can happen. When you have to make 100 decisions a year, it is normal that one is wrong, but many others are correct. “Edu Álvarez, a physiotherapist from Manchester City and a close friend of David Silva, also explains why the Canary chose to go to the Premier after leaving Valencia: “In clubs like Real Madrid or Barcelona, the media and fans can be really intrusive. Footballers in England are more respected, people are only interested in what they do in the field.”The player lived a very intense 2010 year. Before being world champion with the Spanish National Team in the World Cup in South Africa He was close to signing again for Real Madrid. He was chosen by the white team for the midfield. However, Manchester City raised the white offer and took the player from Valencia for € 33M during the World Cup competition. CHEMA DIAZ & nbsp; (DAILY AS) ‘); return false; “class =” item-multimedia “>David Silva received the award in the hands of Butragueño and Di StéfanoCHEMA DIAZ (DAILY AS) Fernando Jiménez, David Silva’s father, also spoke in the report about the conversation he had with Vicente del Bosque. At that time, the former Spanish coach was working in the Real Madrid quarry: “Del Bosque saw him. He told me, when he talked about him, that he had quality and vision of the game. And he told me that the boy was very small.”By cons, Silva’s father was clear in his position from the start: “I told him that the boy did not take him there to stay. He took him out of engagement with a friend. I told them that if they thought he was an interesting player, he would go to his village and be followed.” Vicente Miranda, President of the Arguineguin, accompanied David Silva to Silva’s tests with Real Madrid. He remembered in AS how those days were: “We took him because he had incredible conditions for a boy his age and we were convinced he would stay.” Even, he says, he surprised Míchel: “He was looking at his son and he looked at us with a look of amazement every time David touched the ball.” He stays safe, “he told us. In the end they did not stay in Madrid because they thought it was very short, “he concluded. Football are moments and decisions. Many decisions. Clubs like Real Madrid have to take many throughout the season and even more if it’s the situation of their quarry players. There was a day, not far away, in which David Silva could play at Real Madrid.The Canarian midfielder has had a successful career in soccer elite and It has been a key piece in one of the best templates in the history of Valencia and Manchester City, club that will leave at the end of this season. However, during his base football player stage He was tempted several times by Real Madrid. A club joined by several ties, as the whites awarded him with the ‘Prize for Human Values in Sport’ in 2005.David Silva was very close to joining Real Madrid in 1998. The talented soccer player was invited with 12 years to pass some tests with the white club. Silva did not stay in Madrid and The two sides agreed to follow-up in order to repeat the tests the following summer. Nevertheless, Silva revealed in ‘Made In Gran Canaria’, documentary made by Manchester City, white interest and its rejection: “They called me every year, but we decided not to go. The following year I returned to my city where I played until I was 14 years old.” Real Madrid recognized Silva’s sportsmanshipThe Real Madrid Foundation distinguished the player in 2005. During that season, David Silva played on loan at Eibar in Second Division. The white team awarded him the ‘Prize for Human Values in Sport’ for his behavior in a Lleida – Eibar. In that meeting, played on May 1, 2005, Silva decided throw the ball out in the discount time of the second part when he was in free position to score because an opponent, Bruno, was lying on the ground. The game ended up going 1-1 at that time.That gesture also earned him the ‘Clean Game Trophy’ granted by the Federation. David Silva received the award from Emilio Butragueño and Alfredo Di Stéfano in an emotional act. An attitude that summarizes the humility and values with which the world champion has developed his entire career.