Santi Cazorla is set to return to his former club Villarreal for preseason training when his Arsenal contract ends next month, a source close to the La Liga club has told ESPN FC.
"Cazorla is expected to join Villarreal in preseason but it is not yet official," the source told ESPN FC.
The 33-year-old Spain international, who underwent...
Real Madrid blew a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 with Villarreal in their final La Liga match ahead of the Champions League final against Liverpool.
Real coach Zinedine Zidane handed a debut to his 20-year-old son Luca as first-choice goalkeeper Keylor Navas was rested ahead of the European clash in Kiev on May 26, but otherwise named a strong side.
Gareth Bale, deployed in a more central role, broke the deadlock after 11 minutes to score for the fourth La Liga match in a row, with Cristiano Ronaldo...
Villarreal welcomed Barcelona to the Estadio de la Ceramica on Wednesday night and as such used the occasion to pay tribute to the departing Andres Iniesta.
The festivities began before kick-off when the home side formed a guard of honour for Iniesta and the rest of Barca's title-winning players -- something Real Madrid refused to do before Sunday's Clasico.
Villarreal then took the liberty of presenting Iniesta with a small yellow ceramic submarine during the prematch formalities.