If followers had been allowed in stadiums, David Silva would have acquired a standing ovation on his closing look for Manchester City.
Nevertheless, the coronavirus pandemic has robbed Silva of that second however the send-off he acquired was heartwarming all the identical.
The Spaniard was applauded off the pitch within the closing levels of their 5-Zero victory over Norwich as he was changed by his Portuguese namesake Bernardo Silva.
Silva, who helped City to 4 Premier League titles, two FA Cups and 5 League Cups, leaves the membership after ten years of some actually excellent service.
Beneath you’ll be able to see a clip and a few footage of a touching second as one of many Premier League’s greats made his City swansong.
All that was lacking from the 34-year-old was both a purpose or help however City breezed previous the Canaries.
Kevin De Bruyne struck twice and equalled the competitors’s single-season help report by organising Raheem Sterling in a one-sided contest on the Etihad Stadium.
Gabriel Jesus and Riyad Mahrez additionally acquired on the scoresheet in a recreation that noticed veteran playmaker David Silva make his closing Premier League look for the membership.
To spherical off a very good day for Pep Guardiola’s City, Ederson registered a 16th clear sheet of the marketing campaign to win the Golden Glove.
Silva, who will depart the membership after the Champions League marketing campaign, spoke of his satisfaction for his teammates.
The Spaniard stated: “Sure, it was (emotional). I’ve been working with them and I really like all of them. I’m going to overlook all of them.
“I’ve loved this yr and this was the final one within the Premier League, however now we have now to be centered on the Champions League as properly.”