Santi Cazorla: Villarreal give midfielder a magical welcome

Santi Cazorla unveiled at Villarreal

The Spanish club unveiled Arsenal icon Santi Cazorla in one of the most weird fashions ever seen in football.

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

Villarreal unveiled Santi Cazorla at Estadio de la Ceramica stadium.

The freaky presentation started off with an empty capsule on a platform inside the Estadio de la Ceramica before it began to fill up with white smoke on Thursday evening.

The 33-year old was on the pitch in a glass tube filled with smoke in what looked like a scene from a horror movie where a scientific experiment goes seriously wrong.

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And fans were baffled by just how Yunke pulled off the stunt. The popular Spaniard rejoins Villarreal 7 years after leaving them but he is still incredibly popular in that part of the world.

The ex-Spain worldwide came through the Villarreal youth ranks but left the club for Malaga in 2011.

Villarreal kick off their La Liga campaign next Saturday with a home game against Real Sociedad, when Cazorla could make his first competitive appearance since October 2016. "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]".

"Now it's time to give everything for this shirt and this club".

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