Man City extends Bernardo Silva through 2025

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Bernardo Silva is 24, but ill be knocking on the door of 31 when his new deal at Manchester City concludes in 2025.

City announced Wednesday that the Portuguese midfielder has extended his contract at the Etihad Stadium another three years.

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“His work-rate, professionalism and technical quality have impressed us and there is plenty of scope for improvement,” said City technical director Txiki Begiristain. “Under the guidance of Pep and the backroom staff we have here, we expect to see him develop into one of the world’s best players over the coming years.”

Silva has already appeared 93 times for City in under two seasons, scoring 18 goals with 21 assists. The EURO 2016 winner has played in all but one Premier League match for Pep Guardiola this season.