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Report: Villa Offered NYCFC Contract

David Villa is rumored to be on the verge of completing a switch to New York City FC, according to Catalan daily Sport. Villa, who was often the third striker in a forward line also containing Diego Costa and Raul Garcia last season, has reportedly been offered a three-year deal with the MLS club that begins play for the first time next season.

If Villa leaves Atletico this summer then Barcelona, his former club, will miss out on the 3 million euros ($4.1 million) it would have been offered had the 32-year-old remained at Atleti for a second season and extended his contract.

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