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NYCFC's David Villa to fight retirement; denies return to Europe

Despite David Villa's impressive numbers in MLS, does he need to lift MLS Cup to cement his legacy among the greats?

David Villa has played down talk of a return to European football and said he is focused on postponing retirement as long as possible.

The 35-year-old striker, who is Spain's record scorer with 59 goals from 98 appearances, was in prolific form for New York City in 2017, registering 22 times in MLS games, making him the league's top scorer. 

But he admitted that seeing his teammate, Italian legend Andre Pirlo, retire at the end of this season, was a clear message that Major League Soccer is...

New York City FC's over-reliance on David Villa cost it in the playoffs

Columbus will play Toronto FC in the Eastern Conference Final after NYCFC failed to score the third goal they needed.

They might be the last people New York City FC would look to for empathy, but New York Red Bulls know the feeling.

A game plan and a series that hinges on contingencies you can't plan for; a self-inflicted and avoidable disciplinary wound; a goal-of-a-lifetime against you; a goalkeeping error.

Red Bulls fans will read the above and instantly flash to multiple moments over the years that seemed to undo a season in a second; for that matter, they may well probably end up adding the circumstances...

New York City FC striker David Villa omitted from Spain squad

Spain coach Julen Lopetegui has left New York City FC forward David Villa out of his squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Albania and Israel but included Valencia's Rodrigo Moreno and Napoli's Jose Callejon. 

Villa, 35, featured in Spain's 3-0 win over Italy earlier this month after a three-year absence but missed the 8-0 demolition of Lichtenstein with injury.

And Lopetegui told a news conference: "David has been left out because he is not at the same rhythm that he had when he joined...

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New York City FC duo David Villa, Yangel Herrera out vs. Portland

Major League Soccer: Jack Harrison (84') New York City FC 1-0 Sporting Kansas City

David Villa and Yangel Herrera will not be available for New York City FC's match against the Portland Timbers on Saturday due to injury, the club announced.

Villa, 35, was ruled out of Spain's World Cup qualifier against Liectenstein on Tuesday after suffering an adductor injury in training ahead of the match.

Villa was a surprise inclusion in Julen Lopetegui's latest Spain squad after three years away from the international scene, and came on as a substitute in the 3-0 victory over Italy on Saturday.

The...

Spain boss Julen Lopetegui wishes NYCFC's David Villa 'speedy recovery'

David Villa chats with ESPN FC's Julie Stewart-Binks about NYCFC's draw at New York Red Bulls and his Spain call-up.

Spain coach Julen Lopetegui wished David Villa a speedy recovery after the New York City FC striker suffered an injury while on international duty.

The 35-year-old was recalled to the Spain squad for the first time in three years after scoring 19 goals and setting up nine assists in 25 games during the current 2017 MLS campaign.

Villa came on as a late substitute in Saturday's 3-0 win over Italy but has been ruled out of Tuesday's World Cup qualifier at Liechtenstein after picking up an adductor...

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Spain's David Villa won't play vs. Liechtenstein after sustaining injury

Janusz Michallik reflects on Spain's thorough 3-0 victory over Italy in their pivotal Group G World Cup qualifying clash.

David Villa has been ruled out of Spain's match against Liectenstein after suffering an adductor injury in training ahead of the Tuesday game.

New York City FC striker Villa was a surprise inclusion in Julen Lopetegui's latest Spain squad after three years away from the international scene, and came on as a substitute in the 3-0 victory over Italy on Saturday.

The former Barcelona man picked up his 98th cap at the Santiago Bernabeu, but his hopes of adding to that tally against Liechtenstein are...