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MLS Transfer Rumors: Italian international Alberto Aquilani is on NYCFC’s radar

Silly season is in full flow and it looks like all 21 MLS teams are partaking in the festivities. Expansion teams, New York City FC and Orlando City, have proven that there are willing to splash the cash, while some struggling teams aren’t attempting to bring in reinforcements. Here are the hottest transfer rumors being thrown around at the moment. NYCFC want Italian star as third...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

David Villa said farewell to Spain with nifty back-heel goal (GIF)

David Villa played in the final World Cup game of his career on Monday afternoon, and the Spanish striker went out in style. Villa, who is Spain’s all-time top international goal scorer, netted an impressive back-heel goal against Australia. Villa, 32, was one of the most important pieces of Spain’s 2010 team that took home […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

David Villa Scores Slick Backheel Goal vs. Australia

Playing in his final World Cup game, David Villa went out with a bang with this slick backheel goal against the Australian’s. Spain went on to dominate the Aussies, winning 3-0 and finishing with a 1-2 record. Villa kissed his Spain jersey after scoring the goal: kissing the jersey http://t.co/Cm4jWz8gNe — Steph (@myregularface) June 23, […] The post David Villa Scores Slick...
Via Diehardsport
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Emotional David Villa breaks down in final WC match

An emotional David Villa broke down in tears, crying in his final World Cup match for Spain.
Via Gamedayr
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Spanish International David Villa Headed for Australia Before New York Season Begins

  David Villa’s signing with NYCFC led to the question, what will the World Cup bound Spanish striker do until MLS season begins? The answer is join NYCFC sister club Melbourne City which competes in the Australian A-League. NYCFC, Melbourne City and Manchester City are all owned by Abu Dhabi Deputy Prime Minister Sheikh Mansour. Villa has been loaned to Melbourne City for much...
Via World Soccer Talk
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

David Villa Joins New York City FC Ahead Of Inaugural Season

NEW YORK — David Villa of Spain has signed a three-year contract with New York City FC, becoming the first player on the expansion Major League Soccer team that starts play next season. “Throughout my career, I’ve always tried to keep pushing myself to achieve new targets, and this represents another important goal for me,” Villa said in a statement. “I want to try and...
Via NESN.com
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

David Villa Joins New York City FC: Watch His Interview As a NYCFC Player

David Villa has been officially unveiled as New York City FC’s first signing. Spain’s all-time leading goalscorer has joined NYCFC on a three-year deal as a designated player. “Throughout my career, I’ve always tried to keep pushing myself to achieve new targets, and this represents another important goal for me,” Villa said in the NYCFC statement. “I want to try and...
Via World Soccer Talk
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

David Villa in Manchester ahead of New York City move

Here is David Villa, taking a medical in Manchester this afternoon before becoming New York City FC's first marquee signing. The exclusive picture, captured by one of our photographers, shows the Spanish international at the Bridgewater Hospital in Moss Side. City declined to comment but M.E.N. Sport understands the 32-year-old is here to finalise the terms of his move to the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

David Villa Says Offer To Join New York City FC Was Too Good To Turn Down

Spain’s all-time leading goalscorer David Villa says that the offer from MLS to join New York City FC was too good to turn down, and has thanked Atletico Madrid’s fans and staff in a heartfelt goodbye that paves the way for his transfer to MLS. In an interview on the Atletico Madrid club website (see video below), former Barcelona striker David Villa said: “It is an offer that...
Via World Soccer Talk
June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

David Villa’s Transfer to New York City FC Is A Done Deal, Reveals Source

David Villa’s transfer from Atletico Madrid to New York City FC is a done deal, according to a source who confirmed the news to World Soccer Talk. Meanwhile, the Manchester Evening News newspaper has published a photograph of Villa heading into a hospital in Manchester to complete his medical ahead of an announcement that is expected to be made this week. David Villa, Spain...
Via World Soccer Talk
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss
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