Barca agree Villa move with Valencia
FC Barcelona and Valencia CF closed a 40 million euro deal for Spanish striker David Villa on Wednesday morning.
The Spanish international is due in Barcelona on Thursday evening and will have a medical on Friday
morning. Villa will sign a four-year deal with an option for a further year.
Villa will be officially unveiled as a Barca player at 1.30 in the Paris Room of the Camp
Nou. He’ll then make an appearance on the Camp Nou pitch. The stadium doors will be opened to
A goal machine
In his first two seasons in the First Division (2003-05) with Zaragoza, he caught
the eye with his effectiveness in front of goal and earned a move to Valencia. The 28-year-old
spent the next five seasons with Valencia, scoring 107 goals in 166 league matches.
Villa is a regular first choice in the Spanish national team and made a huge contribution to
winning EURO 2008.