The player, who underwent surgery this afternoon, wanted to thank friends and fans for the support he's received; he’s looking forward to a full recovery. Tito Vilanova visited the Asturian at hospital post surgery.
After surgery on his tibia, David Villa thanked friends and fans for the support shown to him these past couple of days. Among those he thanked was Tito Vilanova, who visited the striker at hospital.
On his recovery, Villa said, “my head has been recovering for two hours. I’ll start to rehabilitate this leg soon. I’m really looking forward to getting well so I can return and fight on the pitch.” He added, “with a lot of work and with people's help, you’ll see me on the football field soon, enjoying myself like I did before.” (via FCBarcelona.cat)