David Villa signs for New York City FC

David Villa. Photo: PA

New York City FC have announced the signing of Spain international David Villa on a three-year deal.

The newly-formed Major League Soccer club, who are jointly owned by Manchester City and the New York Yankees, confirmed on their Twitter account that the 32-year-old was their first-ever player.

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Welcome to New York City: David Villa (@Guaje7Villa) officially signs as #NYCFC's first ever player. #VillatoNYCFC http://t.co/zzR3gEbmTV

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