Spain have now gone 29 games without defeat following a solid 2-0 win over England in last night’s international friendly at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan.
He has now become the first ever Spanish player to score in six successive games with La Seleccion and he was understandably elated with the achievement.
“I am very happy with the goal. Truth is, I really want to see it on TV,” he said during the post-match interviews.
“The record is very nice. I would never have imagined in years that I would be able to obtain it. I am very proud and I hope I can continue breaking records,” he added.
‘El Guaje’ then went on to praise
“He is a big lad and a great person who is doing brilliantly this season with his club,” he concluded.
Villa’s goal now draws him levelled with Emilio Butragueno with 26 goals to become the country’s joint-fourth highest goalscorer.
KS Leong, Goal.com