David Villa, Spain - 39 years

David Villa (Spain) has been the proud number one top scorer 3 times, in United States, World Cup and European Championship. See his wins and other positions in top scorer lists below.

He was born on 3 December 1981, and the place of birth was Langreo, Spain and the position he normally occupied on the football field was as striker. In total he did 98 matches wearing his national team sweater and scored 59 goals in these games. He ended his football career as a player in 2020.

Sometimes David Villa is also called El Guaje.

David Villa top scorer record

League, Team Season Age Position Goals Winner/leader
J1 League
2019 38 5 13 Marcos Junior and Teruhito Nakagawa
 
MLS
2018 37 8 14 Josef Martinez
 
MLS
2017 36 1 24 David Villa and Nemanja Nikolic
 
MLS
2016 35 2 23 Bradley Wright-Phillips
 
MLS
2015 34 4 18 Kei Kamara
 
La Liga
2013/2014 32 16 13 Cristiano Ronaldo
 
Champions League
2010/2011 29 10 4 Lionel Messi
 
World Cup
2010 28 1 5 David Villa, Diego Forlán, Thomas Müller and Wesley Sneijder
 
La Liga
2010/2011 29 5 18 Cristiano Ronaldo
 
Europa League
2009/2010 28 3 6 Claudio Pizarro and Oscar Cardozo
 
La Liga
2009/2010 28 4 21 Lionel Messi
 
European Championship
2008 26 1 4 David Villa
 
La Liga
2008/2009 27 3 28 Diego Forlán
 
La Liga
2007/2008 26 4 18 Daniel Güiza
 
Champions League
2006/2007 25 7 4 Kaka
 
World Cup
2006 24 2 3 Miroslav Klose
 
La Liga
2006/2007 25 8 16 Ruud van Nistelrooy
 
La Liga
2005/2006 24 2 25 Samuel Eto'o
 
La Liga
2004/2005 23 7 15 Diego Forlán
 
La Liga
2003/2004 22 8 16 Ronaldo

Information about David Villa

Player position
Striker
Date of birth
3 December 1981
Place of birth
Langreo, Spain
Retired
2020
Height
175 cm
National team caps
98
National team goals
59
Source: Wikipedia

Articles containing David Villa

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The 5 Most Underrated Footballers of the 2010s
(28 March 2021)
African top scorers from 2000 to today
(26 February 2021)

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