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GIFs: David Villa Scores Twice for Atletico Madrid in Two Minutes

Atletico's David Villa, right, celebrates with teammate Jose Sosa from Argentina after scoring the first goal against Real Club Celta during a Spanish La Liga soccer agains Real Club Celta at the Balaidos stadium in Vigo, Spain, Saturday March 8, 2014. (AP Photo/Lalo R. Villar)
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BR-UK StaffAnalyst IIIMarch 8, 2014

David Villa did his part to keep Atletico Madrid's title hopes alive by bagging a brace in just a two-minute span against Celta Vigo. 

His first, in the 63rd minute, he was set free and slotted home a low shot to the near post. 


Villa's second, only a minute later, the ball was expertly cut back to him in the 18-yard box and he was able to give Atletico more breathing room with a two-goal advantage. 


Villa's goals were decisive, as Atletico held on to win 2-0 to go level on points with leaders Real Madrid, albeit, their Madrid rivals have a match in hand. 

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