Sunday, 21 October, 2018

Santi Cazorla's Villarreal unveiling was incredibly weird

Santi Cazorla unveiled at Villarreal SCREENGRAB GETTY WELCOME Santi Cazorla unveiled at Villarreal
Cary Erickson | 12 August, 2018, 18:39

Cazorla also explained that he is still not injury free, but he promised he would give everything during his time with the club.

The capsule is then opened and Santi is out to wave at the Villarreal fans who have turned up to see him. t's utterly mental but as far as unveilings go, it's well and truly set the bar.

Villarreal presented former Arsenal midfielder, Santi Cazorla, to fans in what could be the most freakish unveiling of the summer.

Cazorla, 33, feared his career was over when an infection he suffered after surgery nearly led to his foot being amputated in 2017.

Cazorla proved his fitness in pre-season training with Villarreal, though, earning a one-year contract with the Spanish club.

Magician Yunke walked onto the pitch at the Estadio de la Ceramica to where a giant glass tube was sitting on top of a black table.

Santi Cazorla unveiled at Villarreal
SCREENGRAB STUNT Yunke the Magician right performed the unveiling

The agreement with the player, whose last club was London's "Arsenal" for one year until the summer of 2019.

The 33-year-old believes that he still has some years left in the game.

"Today is a very special day for me because I return to what I consider to be my home", Cazorla said at a news conference.

"I'm grateful to Villarreal, not just for how they opened the doors to me when I was 18, but for their unconditional support through hard moments and for re-opening the doors to me [now]", Cazorla added. I still have some pains and I want to get rid of them and be 100 percent.

"How the president and the club do things here is an example to follow".

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After spending more than $380 million on new players since gaining promotion, the newcomers only collected one point between them. So it was fun for the supporters. "I have seen passion, desire, the spirit, which we usually have in our game".