‘He’s a leader and would be good for us’: David Silva says Real Madrid star Sergio Ramos would be a dream signing for Manchester City
- The Blues face Real Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday night
- Silva was asked to name one Real Madrid player he’d like to join him at City
- The Blues playmaker has admitted he would like to see Ramos at the Etihad
Manchester City playmaker David Silva has admitted he would like to see Sergio Ramos at the Etihad.
The Blues take on Real Madrid in a mouth-watering encounter in the Champions League on Wednesday night.
Ahead of the last-16 first leg tie, Silva was asked to name one Real Madrid player he’d like to join him at City.
David Silva has admitted he would like to see defender Sergio Ramos at Manchester City
Silva replied: ‘I have many colleagues and colleagues from the national team, who I enjoyed lots of things with.
‘In this case it would be Sergio. I’ve known him a long time, he’s a leader and would be good for us.’
City are searching for a maiden Champions League triumph, with added impetus given by the looming two-year ban from UEFA.
Manchester City take on Real Madrid in a heavyweight encounter on Wednesday night
Silva’s last chance to win the competition after a trophy-laden 10 years at the club.
‘It’s very important,’ he added. ‘Not only this season, but all of the seasons before I wanted to win it with my team-mates. We didn’t, so it will be important match.
‘I believe the second leg at home is better for us because it’s with our people. Need a good match and a good result.’