Not long ago, the Barcelona and Spain striker was the most sought-after in the world. Now, after three seasons at the Camp Nou, Villa looks to have fallen out of favour at Barcelona.
Rather unsurprisingly, this turn of events has alerted clubs all over Europe that hope to recruit Villa either this January or next summer. With 53 goals in 85 games for Spain, Villa still has a reputation as one of the world's top goal scorers.
Here are the five most likely transfer destinations for Barcelona striker David Villa.