Bernardo Mota Veiga de Carvalho e Silva was born in the Portuguese capital city, Lisbon on 10 August 1994. He plays as a midfielder for the club Manchester City and the Portugal national football team.
Silva served the Benfica throughout his youth career, for about eleven affluent years. He eventually landed up in their senior team.
Silva made his debut for Benfica B in a 2013–14 Segunda Liga match against Trofense in the year 2013 and later he went on to score seven goals in total for the team. In the year 2013, he made his debut for Benfica at the age of 19.
Silva made his international appearance for Portugal in the 2013 UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship, he was declared to be the top 10 talents under the age of 19 in Europe by the UEFA reporters. He made his senior team debut for Portugal in a friendly match against Cape Verde and scored goals on his first appearance.
Rise to glory
Silva’s commendable performance for Benfica B in the 2013–14 Segunda Liga earned him the title of Segunda Liga Breakthrough Player of the Year.
Silva was the part of Monaco and Benfica. ilva was the part of Monaco team from 2014 to 2017 and he has scored 22 goals for the club. Presently, he is serving the Manchester City.