City boss Pep Guardiola hailed the Belgian as one of the best players he has ever seen after his side’s 4-0 Champions League victory over Feyenoord on Wednesday evening.
De Bruyne is yet to score this season, but assisted two of City’s goals in their 5-0 demolition of Liverpool last weekend, before setting up another in midweek.
Silva said: “He’s a fantastic footballer, an amazing player, and when Pep says something like that after working with Lionel Messi and all the others it’s clear for everybody.
“He is a big player in the City team – but of course they have more.”
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