Born on 8th January 1986, in Arguineguín, David Josué Jiménez Silva is a young and vigorous attacking midfielder of Manchester City who is nicknamed as “Merlin” due to his quick passing abilities and excellent dribbling skills.
Honored with the Pedro Zaballa Award in 2005
Played a significant role in winning the Copa del Rey 2007–08 as part of the Spanish football club Valencia F.C.
David was the significant part of the Spain National Football team that won the FIFA World Cup of 2010 by defeating Netherlands
Contributed his astounding efforts to the team Manchester city in winning the Premier League season 2011-12 and 2013-14
Chosen the Premier league Player of the Month in the 2011 season
Elected the Etihad Players' Player of the Year in the Manchester City F.C. season 2011-12
Twice won the European Football Championship in 2008 and 2012
In 2011, David was honored with the Gold Medal of the Royal Order of Sporting Merit