Celta Vigo have received a huge boost with the news that Iago Aspas will return to the squad for their relegation battle with Villarreal. this evening.
The 31 year-old has endured an injury ravaged campaign, missing the last three months of action with a calf problem, as the Galician club have slid down the La Liga table.
New boss Fran Escriba has instructed the club's medical staff to put the former Liverpool forward on a specialised recovery programme, and paid dividends as he is line to face Javier Calleja's fellow strugglers.
Celta Vigo are deep in relegation trouble, four points away from safety with 10 games remaining in the 2018-19 La Liga season.
Captain Hugo Mallo also returns to the squad following a suspension, as well as attacking midfielder Emre Mor,who has been struggling with a knee injury for the last fortnight.