The 34-year-old has been signed as a replacement for Martin Odegaard, with the Norwegian returning to Los Blancos after a year-long loan spell in San Sebastian.

David Silva has been signed as a replacement for Martin Odegaard

Real Sociedad made a star signing with the arrival of David Silva on a free, which is in contrast to the rivals this weekend in Real Madrid, who have not yet signed in this transfer window. The 34-year-old has been signed as a replacement for Martin Odegaard, with the Norwegian returning to Los Blancos after a year-long loan spell in San Sebastian. Still, La Real boss Imanol Alguacil is not going to rush him into the XI. “He’s terribly eager, but he’s a little lacking in physical fitness,” Imanol said of Silva. “We already see the quality that he has in training and that he will give us a lot, but he was out of action for a while – he tested positive for coronavirus – so he will be amongst the 23 man squad, and then we will see.

“Madrid? Madrid are Madrid, whether they make signings or not. “They have a great lineup, so good that while it’s true, they haven’t signed anyone, they have are perfect”. They are LaLiga champions, and they want to start well and win their first game. “We want to add to what we got at Real Valladolid.