'Premier League schools Spanish'
10 November 2011, 09:55
London - According to Pepe Reina, Liverpool goalkeeper, Spanish players are benefiting of playing in the English Premier League.
He said David Silva is the latest example of a Spanish player showing improvement since playing in the Premier League, and reckons compatriot Juan Mata will follow.
Since arriving at Anfield from Villareal in 2005, Reina, 29, has established himself as one of Europe's best goalkeepers.
The likes of Xabi Alonso and Fernando Torres also blossomed at Anfield before moving on to new clubs, while Silva has emerged as Manchester City's star over the past 12 months and Mata has impressed since joining to Chelsea over the summer.
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