By Ieuan Ivett For Mailonline
Published: 16:33 BST, 31 August 2020 | Updated: 01:51 BST, 1 September 2020
David Silva has tested positive for coronavirus on his first day as a Real Sociedad player after being officially unveiled just hours before by the LaLiga club.
The former Manchester City star has returned a positive covid-19 test on the same day he was revealed in his new club's colours at Sociedad's Anoeta Stadium.
The club tweeted: 'Real Sociedad informs that @21LVA has tested positive for COVID-19 in the test carried out at Policlinica Gipuzkoa. The player is asymptomatic and is self-isolating.'
David Silva has tested positive for coronavirus on his first day as a Real Sociedad player
The midfielder was officially unveiled as Real Sociedad player after leaving Manchester City
The 34-year-old received multiple offers from clubs around the world, after he reportedly came close