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  1. World Cup Odds on Top Goalscorer Leaders in Copa Del Rey FinalRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... first World Cup since 1950, but the 34-year-old Forlan sits well back of the goal-scoring favorites at 80-1. David Villa claimed the Silver Shoe at the 2010 World Cup, but more importantly, his five goals loomed large in Spain's drive to the title. ...

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  2. Real Madrid vs. Barcelona: El Clasico Records, Head-to-Head and PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BleacherReport

    ... occasions. The most recent thumping by this margin came during the 2010-11 La Liga season when two goals from David Villa led the charge. The most common result between the two teams is a 2-1 win to Barcelona, which has happened 15 times. also takes ...

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  3. World Football's 20 Best 2-Footed Players Right NowRead the original story

    Wednesday | BleacherReport

    ... Red Devils would be getting a player capable of scoring with either foot from just about anywhere on the field. David Villa is actually naturally right footed, but ESPN say that a childhood injury left his leading leg in a cast, prompting his father ...

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  4. Atletico Madrid: The Number 9 Production LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Football.co.uk

    ... (though they're certainly giving it a good crack this year) to boast the modern day talents of Radamel Falcao, David Villa and Diego Costa, players who have all donned the famous red, white and blue strip in recent years, seems somewhat peculiar. ...

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  5. Atletico 4 wins away from Spanish titleRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | SFGate

    Atletico's Diego Godin from Uruguay, bottom, celebrates his goal with David Villa, top, during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between Getafe and Atletico Madrid at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez stadium in Madrid, Spain, Sunday, April 13, 2014.

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  6. Atletico knock out BarcelonaRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Sky Sports

    ... second leg. They took the lead through the Spanish midfielder's fifth-minute strike after good work by David Villa and Raul Garcia. Barca never found any consistent attacking threat in the second half - with Lionel Messi largely ineffective - to ...

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  7. Liverpool, Atletico continue sparkling formRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | SFGate

    ... April. 13, 2014. Photo: Clint Hughes, AP Atletico's Diego Godin from Uruguay, bottom, celebrates his goal with David Villa, top, during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between Getafe and Atletico Madrid at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez stadium in ...

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  8. Barcelona's woeful week continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | Sporting News

    ... after Neymar's arrival already looks ill-fated and misguided, when a central striker to replace the outgoing David Villa, a defender and even a goalkeeper to learn under the wing of Victor Valdes would all have been shrewd signings. Much of that, ...

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  9. Atletico hit new heightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Arab Times

    ... 20 minutes and after midfielder Koke volleyed in from close range in the fifth minute former Barca forward David Villa twice hit the crossbar. Barca showed more intensity and had their chances in the second half against an exhausted Atletico but the ...

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  10. Defending champion Bayern Munich draw Real Madrid in Champions League semi-final clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Jose Mourinho's Chelsea - the 2012 winners. Atletico Madrid's Jorge "Koke" Resurreccion Merodio, left, and David Villa celebrate their team's first goal against Barcelona during their Champions League quarter-final second leg soccer match in Madrid, ...

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  11. Wounded Barca can still rescue seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Times of Oman

    Barcelona's Brazilian forward Neymar da Silva Santos Junior vies with Atletico Madrid's forward David Villa and Adrian Lopez during the UEFA Champions League quarterfinal football match.

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  12. This Madrid can play tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | The Indian Express

    ... 20 minutes and after midfielder Koke volleyed in from close range in the fifth minute former Barca forward David Villa twice rattled the crossbar. After surviving the early barrage, Barca showed more intensity and had their chances in the second ...

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  13. Champions League - Atletico Madrid the ones to avoid in the semi-final drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Yahoo!

    ... created countless chances in his absence against Barcelona, as Diego Ribas proved he still has what it takes. David Villa, while outshone by Costa this season, is also no slouch and should have had a hat-trick against Barca but for the woodwork. ...

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  14. Injured Atletico striker Diego Costa out of Champions League quarterfinal return against BarcaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Prince George Citizen

    ... right leg. A groin injury also kept midfielder Arda Turan out. Simeone partnered little-used Adrian Lopez with David Villa in attack, while also bringing Raul Garcia back to the lineup after the Spanish forward missed the 1-1 draw at Barcelona. ...

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  15. Atletico shock Barcelona to claim last-four berthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Peninsula

    ... 20 minutes and after midfielder Koke volleyed in from close range in the fifth minute former Barca forward David Villa twice rattled the crossbar. After surviving the early barrage, Barca showed more intensity and had their chances in the second ...

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  16. Soccer: Atletico break droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... in a three-way battle with Barca and Real, could have been 3-0 up after 15 minutes as former Barcelona striker David Villa hit the woodwork on two occasions. Barcelona were largely contained by Atletico and star player Lionel Messi had an especially ...

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  17. Atletico Madrid advance to Champions semisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | The China Post

    ... The boisterous atmosphere at the Vicente Calderon Stadium unsettled Barcelona early on, and Atletico striker David Villa hit the woodwork twice within the opening 20 minutes. Barcelona dug in but produced few tangible scoring chances apart from a ...

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  18. Atletico, Bayern Join Real Madrid, Chelsea at Champions League SemifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Hispanically Speaking

    ... Barcelona over the first 20 minutes, unfriendly goalposts rejected two scoring attempts by former Barca star David Villa and prevented Atleti from building on its lead. In the second half, Barcelona had ample chances to even the score, but Neymar ...

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  19. Messi & Neymar still not thriving together for BarcelonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Goal.com

    ... and allow him to perform at his brilliant best, Guardiola dispensed with Zlatan Ibrahimovic and, later, removed David Villa from the starting XI. It was all about Messi and understandably so; if the best player in the world is at your club, it makes ...

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  20. The Continental Breakfast: Newspaper round up from Spain, Italy and FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Daily Mail

    ... time since 1974. Both AS and Marca feature the same picture of a jubilant Koke celebrating his winning goal with David Villa as Atletico beat Barcelona 1-0 to advance 2-1 on aggregate. Winds of change: AS feature a jubilant Koke and David Villa as ...

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