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caughtoffside
MLS star Jack Harrison eyes future with USMNT over EnglandFire but was later traded to NYC FC. In his first start for NYC FC, Harrison s
MLS star Jack Harrison eyes future with USMNT over England
caughtoffside / Posted 9 hours ago
Fire but was later traded to NYC FC. In his first start for NYC FC, Harrison scored a goal and earned Man of the Match honours in a 3-2 loss to Real Salt Lake. The following week he recorded an assist to David Villa in a win over Philadelphia Un... Read more
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Daily Mail
Euro 2016 race for the Golden Boot: Who's leading the way in France?banked nine, has there been a bigger number recorded. In 2012, Fernando Torres
Euro 2016 race for the Golden Boot: Who's leading the way in France?
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
banked nine, has there been a bigger number recorded. In 2012, Fernando Torres took the title with just three, while David Villa emerged top of the pile four years earlier with four. Given the fact the 2016 event has been among the... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
How the greatest dynasty in international soccer came to an endgoal-scorer but also an out-and-out striker, which creates some issues. He lack
How the greatest dynasty in international soccer came to an end
Yahoo Sports / Posted yesterday
goal-scorer but also an out-and-out striker, which creates some issues. He lacks the passing ability and movement of, say, David Villa, who placed a neat bottle cap on Spanish formations of the past. The supposed obligation to play Morata is also a... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Italy defeat shows Spain's golden era gone for goodMorata was forlorn and isolated, a pale shadow of the players who led the line
Italy defeat shows Spain's golden era gone for good
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
Morata was forlorn and isolated, a pale shadow of the players who led the line in the heyday of Spain's dominance, such as David Villa and Fernando Torres, and only when he left the field did they flicker into life. The Spanish fans packed into... Read more
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The Star
Italy defeat shows Spain's golden era gone for goodMorata was forlorn and isolated, a pale shadow of the players who led the line
Italy defeat shows Spain's golden era gone for good
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
Morata was forlorn and isolated, a pale shadow of the players who led the line in the heyday of Spain's dominance, such as David Villa and Fernando Torres, and only when he left the field did they flicker into life. The Spanish fans packed into... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Italy defeat shows Spain's golden era gone for goodMorata was forlorn and isolated, a pale shadow of the players who led the line
Italy defeat shows Spain's golden era gone for good
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
Morata was forlorn and isolated, a pale shadow of the players who led the line in the heyday of Spain's dominance, such as David Villa and Fernando Torres, and only when he left the field did they flicker into life. The Spanish fans packed into... Read more
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Goal.com
It's official: Spain's golden era is overBrazil two years ago, Spain are out of the picture way earlier than expected.
It's official: Spain's golden era is over
Goal.com / Posted 2 days ago
Brazil two years ago, Spain are out of the picture way earlier than expected. After the World Cup, Xavi, Xabi Alonso and David Villa all retired. Meanwhile, Iker Casillas has since lost his place and little is left now from Spain's golden... Read more
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Football365
Euro 2016 ignorant scout: Discovering Perisic and...Diego Costa has been in a Spanish shirt, but nor is he simply a supermarket-bra
Euro 2016 ignorant scout: Discovering Perisic and...
Football365 / Posted 3 days ago
Diego Costa has been in a Spanish shirt, but nor is he simply a supermarket-brand fusion of David Silva and 2010-vintage David Villa. He brings new ideas, if not a revolutionary change of direction for the Del Bosque attack. A mooted £13.8m move... Read more
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The News and Star
How much do you know about the 2008 European championships?Lahm Michael Ballack Miroslav KloseWho scored Spain's goal in their 1-0 win o
How much do you know about the 2008 European championships?
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
Lahm Michael Ballack Miroslav KloseWho scored Spain's goal in their 1-0 win over Germany in the final? Andres Iniesta David Villa Fernando TorresWho finished as the tournament's top scorer with four goals? Roman Pavlyuchenko Lukas... Read more
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DW
Old rivals Spain and Italy meet in heavyweight clash in Paris | UEFA EURO 2016 - the football highlight 2016 |stalwarts of their ‘Golden Generation’, including midfielders Xavi Hernandez an
Old rivals Spain and Italy meet in heavyweight clash in Paris | UEFA EURO 2016 - the football highlight 2016 |
DW / Posted 3 days ago
stalwarts of their ‘Golden Generation’, including midfielders Xavi Hernandez and Xabi Alonso and forwards Torres and David Villa, are no longer in the team. Spain still favorites? After Spain’s abject failure to defend their title at the... Read more
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FIFA
Argentina of '86 in numbersby a player for a World Cup-winning team since 1962. The only other players inv
Argentina of '86 in numbers
FIFA / Posted 4 days ago
by a player for a World Cup-winning team since 1962. The only other players involved in over 50 per cent were behind David Villa (75 per cent of Spain’s goals in 2010), Romario (64 per cent of Brazil’s in 1994), Paolo Rossi (58 per cent of... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Controversial Lampard goal lifts New York Cityon Frei's error in the 86th to double the score, lofting a pass from Mikey Lope
Controversial Lampard goal lifts New York City
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
on Frei's error in the 86th to double the score, lofting a pass from Mikey Lopez past Frei who had come out to challenge David Villa. New York City FC notched their fourth away win of the season. They took sole possession of second place, just... Read more
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soccernews
Play-offs the goal as Baptista settles into life in OrlandoBrazil international joined the ever-growing MLS at a time when countryman and
Play-offs the goal as Baptista settles into life in Orlando
soccernews / Posted 4 days ago
Brazil international joined the ever-growing MLS at a time when countryman and Orlando team-mate Kaka, Steven Gerrard, David Villa, Andrea Pirlo, Didier Drogba, Frank Lampard, Nigel de Jong, Ashley Cole and Sebastian Giovinco all call the... Read more
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Soccer Way
Play-offs the goal as Baptista settles into life in Orlando Brazil international joined the ever-growing MLS at a time when countryman and
Play-offs the goal as Baptista settles into life in Orlando
Soccer Way / Posted 4 days ago
Brazil international joined the ever-growing MLS at a time when countryman and Orlando team-mate Kaka, Steven Gerrard, David Villa, Andrea Pirlo, Didier Drogba, Frank Lampard, Nigel de Jong, Ashley Cole and Sebastian Giovinco all call the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Sounders offense dull as Seattle loses to New York City FC, 2-0Sounders (5-9-1) have now scored just 13 goals in 15 games, last in the league
Sounders offense dull as Seattle loses to New York City FC, 2-0
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
Sounders (5-9-1) have now scored just 13 goals in 15 games, last in the league and just two more than New York City forward David Villa has scored this season by himself. “I probably would have left, too,” Sounders captain Brad Evans said. “I’ve... Read more
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Everett Herald
Sounders vs. NYC FC lineup notesfirst visit to CenturyLink Field in its two-year history, is as star-studded as
Sounders vs. NYC FC lineup notes
Everett Herald / Posted 4 days ago
first visit to CenturyLink Field in its two-year history, is as star-studded as any team in MLS, with aging European stars David Villa, Andrea Pirlo and Frank Lampard filling its three designated-player spots. Villa has been a star as he's leading... Read more
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soccernews
Italy v Spain: Thiago denies shirt jinx ahead of Azzurri clashSpain’s starting line-up was the same in all three of their group games at Euro
Italy v Spain: Thiago denies shirt jinx ahead of Azzurri clash
soccernews / Posted 4 days ago
Spain’s starting line-up was the same in all three of their group games at Euro 2016. – Only Fernando Torres (five) and David Villa (four) have scored more goals at the Euros for Spain than 23-year-old Alvaro Morata (three). – Sergio Ramos has... Read more
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Soccer Way
Italy v Spain: Thiago denies shirt jinx ahead of Azzurri clash Spain’s starting line-up was the same in all three of their group games at Euro
Italy v Spain: Thiago denies shirt jinx ahead of Azzurri clash
Soccer Way / Posted 4 days ago
Spain’s starting line-up was the same in all three of their group games at Euro 2016. - Only Fernando Torres (five) and David Villa (four) have scored more goals at the Euros for Spain than 23-year-old Alvaro Morata (three). - Sergio Ramos has... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Ultimate Guide to Euro 2016 Round of 16in the first two games but his influence waned in game thre. Alvaro Morata has
Ultimate Guide to Euro 2016 Round of 16
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 days ago
in the first two games but his influence waned in game thre. Alvaro Morata has filled the shoes of Fernando Torres and David Villa, bouncing back from a difficult first game to score three goals and provide a different outlet for... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Spain's youngsters not getting many chances at Euro 2016successful generation from recent years have already retired from the national
Spain's youngsters not getting many chances at Euro 2016
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 5 days ago
successful generation from recent years have already retired from the national team, including Carles Puyol, Xabi Alonso, David Villa and Xavi Hernandez. Some didn't even make it to France, like striker Fernando Torres. The fate of those still on... Read more
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11 News Houston
Spain's youngsters not getting many chances at Euro 2016successful generation from recent years have already retired from the national
Spain's youngsters not getting many chances at Euro 2016
11 News Houston / Posted 5 days ago
successful generation from recent years have already retired from the national team, including Carles Puyol, Xabi Alonso, David Villa and Xavi Hernandez. Some didn't even make it to France, like striker Fernando Torres. The fate of those still on... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Spain's youngsters not getting many chances at Euro 2016successful generation from recent years have already retired from the national
Spain's youngsters not getting many chances at Euro 2016
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
successful generation from recent years have already retired from the national team, including Carles Puyol, Xabi Alonso, David Villa and Xavi Hernandez. Some didn't even make it to France, like striker Fernando Torres. The fate of those still on... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Spain's youngsters not getting many chances at Euro 2016successful generation from recent years have already retired from the national
Spain's youngsters not getting many chances at Euro 2016
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 5 days ago
successful generation from recent years have already retired from the national team, including Carles Puyol, Xabi Alonso, David Villa and Xavi Hernandez. Some didn't even make it to France, like striker Fernando Torres. The fate of those still on... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Spain's youngsters not getting many chances at Euro 2016successful generation from recent years have already retired from the national
Spain's youngsters not getting many chances at Euro 2016
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 5 days ago
successful generation from recent years have already retired from the national team, including Carles Puyol, Xabi Alonso, David Villa and Xavi Hernandez. Some didn't even make it to France, like striker Fernando Torres. The fate of those still on... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Spain's youngsters not getting many chances at Euro 2016successful generation from recent years have already retired from the national
Spain's youngsters not getting many chances at Euro 2016
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
successful generation from recent years have already retired from the national team, including Carles Puyol, Xabi Alonso, David Villa and Xavi Hernandez. Some didn't even make it to France, like striker Fernando Torres. The fate of those still on... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Spain's youngsters not getting many chances at Euro 2016successful generation from recent years have already retired from the national
Spain's youngsters not getting many chances at Euro 2016
KING5 Seattle / Posted 5 days ago
successful generation from recent years have already retired from the national team, including Carles Puyol, Xabi Alonso, David Villa and Xavi Hernandez. Some didn't even make it to France, like striker Fernando Torres. The fate of those still on... Read more
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FIFA
Torres: Back to square oneand Italy in the quarter-finals of UEFA EURO 2008) have prevented the Spanish,
Torres: Back to square one
FIFA / Posted 6 days ago
and Italy in the quarter-finals of UEFA EURO 2008) have prevented the Spanish, spearheaded by the deadly duo of Torres and David Villa, from scoring in the last two and a half years. In earning their notable win, Bob Bradley's side were brave up... Read more
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FIFA
A tale of American resistanceFIFA.com. The centre-back helped repel wave after wave of attacks from the like
A tale of American resistance
FIFA / Posted 6 days ago
FIFA.com. The centre-back helped repel wave after wave of attacks from the likes of Liverpool's Fernando Torres, Valencia's David Villa and Xavi, who was named top player at last year's UEFA EURO 2008. "We knew we couldn't let them breathe, that... Read more
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FIFA
USA's 'Miracle on Grass' rememberedStars and Stripes ahead, and an astounding team effort to defend an onslaught f
USA's 'Miracle on Grass' remembered
FIFA / Posted 6 days ago
Stars and Stripes ahead, and an astounding team effort to defend an onslaught from Spain’s all-star attack, which included David Villa, Fernando Torres, Cesc Fabregas and Xavi, set the Americans on course for a historic victory. "We were always... Read more
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Evening Standard
If Gareth Bale and Co win this one, they’ll get freedom to roamAllen? He knits Coleman’s midfield so expertly you can almost imagine Andrea Pi
If Gareth Bale and Co win this one, they’ll get freedom to roam
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
Allen? He knits Coleman’s midfield so expertly you can almost imagine Andrea Pirlo, now playing alongside Frank Lampard and David Villa for New York City, walking round Manhattan hoping to be mistaken for the Liverpool man. Nor is there a glaring... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Euro 2016 Round of 16 preview, kick-off times, draw.in the first two games but his influence waned in game thre. Alvaro Morata has
Euro 2016 Round of 16 preview, kick-off times, draw.
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
in the first two games but his influence waned in game thre. Alvaro Morata has filled the shoes of Fernando Torres and David Villa, bouncing back from a difficult first game to score three goals and provide a different outlet for... Read more
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Everett Herald
Sounders arguably MLS' best-ever expansion teamred line.That also puts them behind second-year NYC, which is 5-5-6 and third i
Sounders arguably MLS' best-ever expansion team
Everett Herald / Posted 6 days ago
red line.That also puts them behind second-year NYC, which is 5-5-6 and third in the East.�A veteran team with guys like (David) Villa and (Andrea) Pirlo,� Schmid said. �I don�t know if they�re going to bring (Frank) Lampard or not � sometimes... Read more
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Canberra Times
Former Adelaide United coach Josep Gombau in talks with FFA to oversee Olyroosof the Catalan giants' academies in the Middle East and more recently in New Yo
Former Adelaide United coach Josep Gombau in talks with FFA to oversee Olyroos
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
of the Catalan giants' academies in the Middle East and more recently in New York alongside former Barcelona striker David Villa. The coach spent two seasons with Adelaide United, transforming their style of football to an attractive,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Former Adelaide United coach Josep Gombau in talks with FFA to oversee Olyroosof the Catalan giants' academies in the Middle East and more recently in New Yo
Former Adelaide United coach Josep Gombau in talks with FFA to oversee Olyroos
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
of the Catalan giants' academies in the Middle East and more recently in New York alongside former Barcelona striker David Villa. The coach spent two seasons with Adelaide United, transforming their style of football to an attractive,... Read more
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iol.co.za
De Gea under scrutiny after defeatand Cesc Fabregas will be Spain''s other spot-kick volunteers but none do the j
De Gea under scrutiny after defeat
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
and Cesc Fabregas will be Spain''s other spot-kick volunteers but none do the job on a regular basis for their clubs. David Villa missed Spain''s first ever penalty in 2008 under Del Bosque and in total 13 of the 30 taken with him as manager... Read more
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Sporting Life
Euro 2016: Last 16 stats & oddsSince 1980, only Karel Poborksy has amassed more assists (6) at the EURO than F
Euro 2016: Last 16 stats & odds
Sporting Life / Posted 7 days ago
Since 1980, only Karel Poborksy has amassed more assists (6) at the EURO than Fabregas (5). Only Fernando Torres (5) and David Villa (4) have scored more goals at the EURO for Spain than 23-year-old Alvaro Morata (3). Sergio Ramos has featured... Read more
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Sporting Life
Euro 2016: Last 16 stats & oddsSince 1980, only Karel Poborksy has amassed more assists (6) at the EURO than F
Euro 2016: Last 16 stats & odds
Sporting Life / Posted 7 days ago
Since 1980, only Karel Poborksy has amassed more assists (6) at the EURO than Fabregas (5). Only Fernando Torres (5) and David Villa (4) have scored more goals at the EURO for Spain than 23-year-old Alvaro Morata (3). Sergio Ramos has featured... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
David Villa, Frank Lampard and Andrea Pirlo provide a blast from the past for New York City FCIf you were a football fan during the 2000's, the names of David Villa, Frank L
David Villa, Frank Lampard and Andrea Pirlo provide a blast from the past for New York City FC
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
If you were a football fan during the 2000's, the names of David Villa, Frank Lampard and Andrea Pirlo will definitely ring a bell. All are distinguished players who are regarded as legends in their own right. Villa was instrumental in Spain's 2010... Read more
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Football365
A failed first audition for Alvaro Morata...Share this Page As a rule, Spain’s recent tournament history correlates with t
A failed first audition for Alvaro Morata...
Football365 / Posted 8 days ago
Share this Page As a rule, Spain’s recent tournament history correlates with the identity of their starting striker. David Villa finished as top goalscorer at Euro 2008, a wonderful, skillful finisher in a team playing at the peak of their... Read more
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HITC Sport
Balague provides Nolito update; cites Premier League offerbargain too as Nolito enters the last 12 months of his contract in Vigo. The f
Balague provides Nolito update; cites Premier League offer
HITC Sport / Posted 8 days ago
bargain too as Nolito enters the last 12 months of his contract in Vigo. The former Benfica man has been compared to David Villa due to his stature, playing style and knack of scoring important goals, and he’s a player who has the ability to... Read more
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Goal.com
An artist in an age of athletes - Iniesta is Spain's greatest player of all timepossession, he transforms it into something better. After their 3-0 win agains
An artist in an age of athletes - Iniesta is Spain's greatest player of all time
Goal.com / Posted 9 days ago
possession, he transforms it into something better. After their 3-0 win against Turkey on Friday, former Spain striker David Villa tweeted: "Spain have a lot of football and a lot of goals. They also have the best player at Euro 2016 by far:... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Major League Soccer Monday rewind: Play resumes after break for Copa Americarejuvenated. New York City FC’s old guard looked positively lively against Phil
Major League Soccer Monday rewind: Play resumes after break for Copa America
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 days ago
rejuvenated. New York City FC’s old guard looked positively lively against Philadelphia, Designated Players Frank Lampard, David Villa and Andrea Pirlo all finding the back of the net in a 3-2 win. Others teams, like the Sounders, slipped back... Read more
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Arsenal FC
Jack WilshereFebruary 16, 2011 Barcelona were on fire when they visited Emirates Stadium in
Jack Wilshere
Arsenal FC / Posted 10 days ago
February 16, 2011 Barcelona were on fire when they visited Emirates Stadium in the Champions League in early 2011, and David Villa duly gave them an early lead that was expected to turn into a landslide victory. Yet after the final whistle the... Read more
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HITC Sport
MLS team of the week: Lampard and Grella featureThe ex-Chelsea midfielder and former Leeds United attacker both feature in our
MLS team of the week: Lampard and Grella feature
HITC Sport / Posted 10 days ago
The ex-Chelsea midfielder and former Leeds United attacker both feature in our Week 15 line-up along with the likes of David Villa and Bill Hamid. GK – Bill Hamid (D.C. United) The 25-year-old keeper produced a strong display in United’s 0-0 draw... Read more
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give me sport
David Villa reacted badly when Frank Lampard went for a high-fiveDavid Villa gives Frank Lampard a dressing down after New York City win | GiveM
David Villa reacted badly when Frank Lampard went for a high-five
give me sport / Posted 10 days ago
David Villa gives Frank Lampard a dressing down after New York City win | GiveMeSport David Villa gives Frank Lampard a dressing down after New York City win Football News Major League Soccer was supposed to be easy for Frank Lampard, but it... Read more
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The Economic Times
Andrés Iniesta, at 32, the grand wizard as Spain rediscovers magicby contrast, has put two new attackers into their line-up. Nolito plays on the
Andrés Iniesta, at 32, the grand wizard as Spain rediscovers magic
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
by contrast, has put two new attackers into their line-up. Nolito plays on the left, a bustling, relentless forager as David Villa once was. Alvaro Morata, just over 6-foot-2, is more of a throwback to the old-fashioned target-man striker.... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Penalty kick give Salt Lake tie with TimbersTaylor's pass. It was Adi's ninth goal of the season, putting him second on the
Penalty kick give Salt Lake tie with Timbers
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 10 days ago
Taylor's pass. It was Adi's ninth goal of the season, putting him second on the MLS goals list behind New York City FC's David Villa (11). Lucas Melano scored on a putback after Diego Valeri's shot crashed off the post, giving Portland a 2-1... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Watch David Villa go to TOWN on Frank Lampard at full-timeIt must hard for David Villa , one moment you're winning the World Cup and play
Watch David Villa go to TOWN on Frank Lampard at full-time
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
It must hard for David Villa , one moment you're winning the World Cup and playing alongside Messi for Barcelona. The next, you're plying your trade in a country which has more McDonald's than people and earning your cake in a team with Mikey... Read more
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Sporting Life
Golden Boot battle wide openas they laboured to a 1-0 win over Czech Republic. Doubts over Morata's ability
Golden Boot battle wide open
Sporting Life / Posted 11 days ago
as they laboured to a 1-0 win over Czech Republic. Doubts over Morata's ability to fill the boots of Fernando Torres and David Villa were exacerbated as he failed to take a host of chances in their opener, with Vicente del Bosque pulling the... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
San Jose salvages draw with Orlando in emotional gamemidfielder Frank Lampard scored his first goal of the season as New York City e
San Jose salvages draw with Orlando in emotional game
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 11 days ago
midfielder Frank Lampard scored his first goal of the season as New York City earned a 3-2 victory over Philadelphia. David Villa and Andrea Pirlo also scored for NYCFC, which is in second in the Eastern Conference behind Philadelphia. The... Read more
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