15 May 2012
[Selection] Del Bosque: "Villa is a special case"
Vicente del Bosque, Spanish coach, explained the situation of David Villa, away like the rest of Barcelona players in the first list before the Eurocup, admitting that "it is a special case" in the final stages of a serious injury of the tibia and fibula.
The presence of top scorer in the history of the Spanish, el 'Guaje' Villa, Euro 2012 Poland and Ukraine, will air until May 27th, the day that Del Bosque will provide the final list. "We know how it is every day, how your recovery process. Are optimistic. It is a singular case. On May 27 we will take a final decision. Yet are Barcelona players, Athletic and Chelsea, because they are in competition. It is the same case of David Villa, "he said.
Today marks five months of serious injury to Villa, who fractured tibia and fibula in the Club World Cup. The Barcelona forward has not yet returned to the pitch and only complete with the loose group exercises each workout. Solo made a particular season. "It's a special and unique case. We are appreciating very much his effort and desire to be here. On 27 make a final decision," he said. (via MD)