MADRID, 26 Ago. – –
Pablo Fornals (West Ham), Abel Ruiz (Sporting Braga) and Brais Méndes (Celta) are the great novelties in the list of 24 called up announced this Thursday by the Spanish coach, Luis Enrique Martínez, for the next three qualifying matches for the World Cup of Qatar.
Among the news regarding the recent European Championship, Íñigo Martínez, Raúl Albiol, Mikel Merino and Carlos Soler also appear, while Pau Torres, Pedri, Thiago Alcántara, Fabián Ruiz, Dani Olmo and Mikel Oyarzabal also appear.
Spain will play a decisive match against Sweden on September 2 in Solna. Later, in this second World Cup ‘window’ they will also host Georgia on September 5 at the Nuevo Vivero stadium in Badajoz before traveling to Pristina, where on September 8 they will visit Kosovo at the Fadil Vokrri stadium.
–LIST OF CALLED.
GOALKEEPERS: David de Gea (Manchester United), Unai Simón (Athletic) and Róber Sánchez (Brighton).
DEFENDERS: Jordi Alba (Barcelona), José Luis Gayá (Valencia), Eric García (Barcelona), Aymeric Laporte (Manchester City), César Azpilicueta (Chelsea), Marcos Llorente (Atlético), Íñigo Martínez (Athletic) and Raúl Albiol (Villarreal ).
MIDFIELDERS: Sergio Busquets (Barcelona), Rodrigo (Manchester City), Koke (Alético), Mikel Merino (Real Sociedad), Carlos Soler (Valencia), Brais Méndez (Celta) and Pablo Fornals (West Ham).
FORWARDS: Álvaro Morata (Juventus), Gerard Moreno (Villarreal), Ferran Torres (Manchester City), Adama Traoré (Wolverhampton), Pablo Sarabia (Paris Saint.Germain) and Abel Ruiz (Sporting Braga).