Villa ruled out of Liechtenstein qualifier

2017-09-04 13:55

David Villa's return to the Spanish national team has been cut short by an adductor injury, with the forward leaving the squad.

Villa backs Guardiola to turn around City fortunes

2017-01-18 10:47

Former Barcelona striker David Villa has backed Man City manager Pep Guardiola to overcome a tough start to the Premier League.

Pirlo makes debut, Villa steals show

2015-07-27 08:57

David Villa scored twice as new teammate Andrea Pirlo launched his MLS career in style .

Tefu training with Lampard's NYC

2015-07-02 08:07

Tefu Mashamaite is training alongside Frank Lampard and David Villa at New York City FC.

Villa to make Yankee Stadium bow

2015-03-12 08:53

David Villa will lead New York City FC in their Major League Soccer home opener at Yankee Stadium.

Villa scores on A-League debut

2014-10-11 14:10

Spanish World Cup winner David Villa rescued a point for Melbourne City with a slick goal on his Australian debut.

Winning farewell for Spain

2014-06-23 20:13

Spain have ended what has been a disappointing 2014 World Cup campaign with a win over Australia in Sao Paulo.

Villa confirms Spain swansong

2014-06-04 18:30

David Villa, Spain's all-time leading scorer, says this World Cup will be his last event with the national team.

Barca's Villa off to Madrid

2013-07-08 19:00

Atletico Madrid has reached a deal with Barcelona to sign David Villa, boosting its attacking options after losing Radamel Falcao.

Barcelona star breaks leg

2011-12-15 17:51

Barcelona striker David Villa has broken his left leg during their Club World Cup semi-final win over Qatari club Al-Sadd.


Villa 'on a cloud' over Spain recall

2017-08-29 19:46

David Villa says he is floating on "a little cloud" after the 35-year-old's recall by Spain for the first time since the 2014 World Cup.

Kaka-inspired All Stars beat Spurs

2015-07-30 08:49

Tottenham Hotspur were downed by the MLS All Stars after Kaka turned in a vintage performance.

'Welcome Maestro Pirlo,' say Lampard, Villa

2015-07-07 08:02

Frank Lampard and David Villa welcomed Andrea Pirlo to Major League Soccer's hottest club.

Villa stars in New York win

2015-03-16 11:01

New York City FC celebrated their Big Apple opening in style at fabled Yankee Stadium with captain David Villa scoring.

Villa to leave Melbourne City

2014-10-22 07:55

Former Spain striker David Villa's spell at Melbourne City will come to an end next month after just four A-League matches.

Villa's tearful end to Spain career

2014-06-24 07:27

David Villa scored his last World Cup goal before breaking down in tears as he left the field as a Spain player for the final time.

Villa's brace helps lift Spain

2014-06-08 10:30

David Villa has scored twice as Spain beat El Salvador in their final SWC warm-up before they launch their title defence.

Spain's Villa off to the MLS

2014-06-02 19:52

Spain international David Villa has signed a three-year deal with Major League Soccer's New York expansion team.

Spain's Villa out of Euro 2012

2012-05-22 22:49

Barcelona striker David Villa has ruled himself out of their title defence at Euro 2012 after failing to recover from a broken leg.

Villa saves Spanish blushes

2011-11-16 07:33

Spain's poor form in friendlies continued when the world and European champions could only snatch a late draw at lowly Costa Rica.

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