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Breaking: Frank Lampard and David Villa to sign for New York City FC

Frank Lampard
Frank Lampard
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Chelsea Legend Frank Lampard and Atletico Madrid's David Villa have signed for New York City FC.

Lampard and Villa were at Manchester City's Carrington Complex on Saturday to finish the personal terms of there contracts in order to complete the move.

The Mirror had reported that Lampard had halted his World Cup preparation in order to seal the deal.

It is also reported by the Mirror that Lampard and Villa met with the Head Coach of New York City FC, Jason Kreis.

It is suggested by the Mirror that Lampard will take a significant pay cut, however will be given numerous bonuses.

Due to the season beginning next March for the New York based club, Villa will be training with Manchester City's first team.