“I’m fine for the final.” The first words of David
Silva they sound like philharmonic music to the ears of txuri urdin fans. It was the great doubt and at the same time the great hope. He broke against Granada, “it was a very strong blow and I had a fiber break,” he recalls, to justify his absence against Barcelona. He could not stand the pain or infiltrate. When he was injured against Cádiz, the bad streak came and the results returned with him. His humility leads him to affirm that he responds to a coincidence.
Silva he was fed up with winning titles with Manchester City and the national team, with which he was world and European champion, but he acknowledges that “this title will be something special.” And he illustrates it in this way “I evoke the illusion and the club, I go down the street and people are very excited”. For this reason, he maintains that “I would love to win it and bring the trophy for the fans and for the city. It would be incredible and hopefully we can achieve it. And it is that playing glory with a team like Txuri Urdin is not the same as doing it with a European great or with a powerful team: “It has incredible merit to fight for a title with this club, with so many people from home.”
Hope it’s not the last
In tune with the president Aperribay and with the captain Oyarzabal, the one from Arguineguín sees in the final in Seville the beginning of something, not the end: “For me it would be one more title and I hope it is not the last and that with this one I have to close the circle. I have one more year on my contract and I want to continue fighting for titles at this club ”. He does not hide the ‘21’ txuri urdin that he feels “very excited” and “very optimistic” regarding the achievement of the Copa del Rey.
I see the young people very calm, I was quite surprised, really
Among the fans there is a mixture of hope and fear of losing this historic occasion against the eternal rival, but Silva Take a look at another atmosphere in the dressing room: “I see the young people very calm, it really surprised me a lot. We will see the last days ”. What he has perceived so far is that “here everyone transmits tranquility, from the coach to the utillero”.
Monreal and he is in charge of giving calmer to those inexperienced in these struggles, which is the rest of the squad. The ex of the City says that each one carries the pressure and the tension in his own way, but that he advises and encourages the most inexperienced in this way: “Young people have the opportunity to step forward and say: ‘Here I am.’ I will tell them that they should enjoy it to the fullest, but that they have to take it as if it were the last time, although they will have more ”.
I have one more year of contract and I want to continue fighting for titles in this club
The Gran Canaria is clear that it is a “very close” final and much more being a derby. Also that it would have been if it had been played last year. For all this, he is convinced that he will decide “on small details” and urges “to be focused the whole game” and “not to make mistakes.” One of the main mistakes that the Real could make in his opinion is to betray itself, for which he proposes: “We have to be faithful to our style, it is the one that has brought us here. If we are at our level we will have options to win ”.
Delighted with the decision to come
Silva he opted for the Real when he left last summer Odegaard back to Madrid, discarding other offers such as Lazio. After almost a year, he maintains that “I am delighted with the decision I made, it was the exact decision.” He affirms that “I identify a lot” with the people here, whom he considers very serious and hard-working. “We hope to get this title and continue fighting to enter Europe. It would be a big thing ”.