David Villa

David Villa
7
Forward
  • New York City FC
  • 5' 9"
  • 148 lbs.
  • 03-12-1981
  • Langreo, Spain

HOW ACQUIRED: Signed on a free transfer on June 2, 2014

Villa is the all-time leading goalscorer in Spanish national team history and eight of his international goals have come at the World Cup. He also scored more than 100 goals for Valencia before moving to Barcelona and Atlético Madrid.

SPANISH NATIONAL TEAM

Villa scored five goals at the 2010 World Cup and four goals at the 2008 Euros to help Spain capture those two trophies. He has registered more than 90 caps with La Roja since making his debut in 2005.

CLUB CAREER

Villa spent time at Sporting Gijón and Real Zaragoza before signing with Valencia. He was named the Spanish Player of the Year in 2005-06, his first season with the club. He has won three of the last four La Liga titles with Barcelona and Atlético Madrid and captured the 2010-11 Champions League crown. He became NYCFC's first player when he signed with the club on June 2.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2015 New York City FC 8 7 2 599 2 30 16 8 10 1 0
Career Totals 8 7 2 599 2 30 16 8 10 1 0

2015 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season New York City FC 8 7 2 599 2 30 16 8 10 1 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves

Regular Season Game Log

Date Match Result Appearance MINS G A SHT SOG FC FS Y R
5/15/2015 CHI @ NYC T 2-2 Started 90 0 1 4 3 1 0 1 0
5/10/2015 NYC @ NYR L 1-2 Started 68 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0
5/3/2015 SEA @ NYC L 3-1 Subbed On 36 0 0 5 3 0 1 0 0
4/24/2015 NYC @ CHI L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/19/2015 POR @ NYC L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/16/2015 PHI @ NYC T 1-1 Started 45 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
4/11/2015 NYC @ PHI L 1-2 Started 90 1 0 5 3 1 1 0 0
3/28/2015 KC @ NYC L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/21/2015 NYC @ COL T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 6 2 0 3 0 0
3/15/2015 NE @ NYC W 0-2 Started 90 1 1 6 5 2 0 0 0
3/8/2015 NYC @ ORL T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 2 0 1 2 0 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves