Manchester City midfielder David Silva is happy seeing David de Gea impress at Manchester United.

Silva admits he isn't close to his Spain teammate.

But he told the Sunday Mirror: "I wish David de Gea the best, obviously. He had a very ­difficult first year at United.

"I don't know him that well on a personal level, but he's a fantastic goalkeeper and, hopefully, he will make it.

"He's young with very good conditions as a goalkeeper and I can see him becoming Spain's No.1."

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