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NYCFC's David Villa "felt something" during warmups, scratched late in SJ

David Villa was supposed to return to the starting lineup for New York City FC on Saturday night. But just moments before kickoff, he was a late scratch against the San Jose Earthquakes after he "felt something" during warm-ups.

NYCFC have gone undefeated in four straight to start the season, including their last two without Villa, who has been nursing a calf injury. He was in Saturday's starting lineup, but felt a minor flare-up:

Villa ended up being replaced by Jo Inge Berget as a late scratch that did not cost NYCFC a substitution. 

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