David Silva announcing he will leave Manchester City at the end of next season leaves the club with a problem to solve.
Silva still has a year at the club, but City know they will need to replace him. Doing so won’t exactly be an easy job.
The Spaniard is one of the best players the Premier League has ever seen and an undeniable world-class player. Finding that quality is not easy, given most are already at big clubs.
So who can City look at to replace Silva? We’ve looked at four potential replacements in the game.