Quick Facts- He is a famous Spanish footballer who plays striker for their national team and for Atlético Madrid, who play in the La Liga. Apart from striker, he can also play the role of a winger. His first international match was in 2005 and after that, he hasn’t turned back. He has been in three important football tournaments, and was in the Spanish team which won Euro 2008 and 2010 World Cup. He even got the Silver Boot in that world cup. In terms of the number of goals scored, he is the fastest ever, in international soccer, to have reached fifty goals. Also, he has the honour of being called all time top scorer for Spain.
Did you know that when he was a child, he nearly had his thigh bone amputated, when it was broken by a larger player in a football match. David always used to play with senior players. Thankfully, it wasn’t an amputation as the doctor said it wasn’t necessary. Villa’s net worth is $50 Million. His current yearly salary is estimated as 7 Million Euros! Recently he has got transferred from FC Barcelona to Atletico Madrid in a multi-million dollar deal. Check out his body stats below: