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David Villa Scores the 1st Goal in New York City FC's History

Sean Fay@@Sean_FayUK Staff WriterFebruary 11, 2015

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New York City FC played the first match in their history on Tuesday night, and one of their marquee signings scored their first-ever goal. 

Spanish legend David Villa grabbed the opener in a 2-0 victory against Scottish side St Mirren at the new Manchester City Academy. 

It was a typical striker's finish from the former Valencia, Barcelona and Atletico Madrid man, and fans of the new franchise will be hoping to see the same in more competitive matches when the MLS kicks off in March. 

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