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David Villa

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David Villa Bio


David Villa Snchez (born 3 December 1981 in Tuilla), nicknamed El Guaje (The Kid in Asturian[2]) is a Spanish footballer, who currently plays as a striker for Valencia CF and Spain. He started his career with Sporting de Gijn and progressed through their youth ranks and B-team. He made his professional debut in 2000 in Spain's Segunda Divisin. He moved to Real Zaragoza after two seasons, leaving Gijn with a total of 38 goals and 80 appearances. He made his La Liga debut at Zaragoza and the following two seasons were successful ones, scoring 31 goals in 73 appearances and winning the Copa del Rey and Supercopa de Espaa, his first senior honours. He joined his current club Valencia in 2005 for a transfer fee of 12million. He was the second highest scorer in La Liga season 200506 with 25 goals, and won the Copa del Rey for a second time in the 200708 season. Villa plays as a Spanish international and made his debut for the team against San Marino in 2005. He has since participated in two major tournaments; 2006 FIFA World Cup and UEFA Euro 2008. He scored three goals at the 2006 World Cup and was top scorer at Euro 2008 with four goals despite missing two games including the final, which Spain won. He is the fifth top scorer of all time for Spainof those ranking above him, only Ral Gonzlez and Fernando Morientes are still currently playing.[3]

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