Spain coach Luis Enrique has surprised everyone by naming a young squad to play against Germany and Ukraine in September. It seems Enrique has embarked on a new-era with Spain’s younger generations.
Barcelona’s youth sensation, Ansu Fati has been named in the Spain squad for the first time at just 17 years of age. Manchester City duo of Ferran Torres and Eric Garcia has also been called to the squad.
Alegria absoluta! Muy feliz de mi primera convocatoria y de poder representar a mi país en los dos próximos partidos 👏🏻🙌🏻🇪🇸 – Pure joy! Super happy about my first senior team call-up, and to have the opportunity to represent my country in the next two games 👏🏻🙌🏻🇪🇸 pic.twitter.com/mkOLEYBTPc— Ferran Torres (@FerranTorres20) August 20, 2020
Real Sociedad’s Mikel Merino and Wolverhampton Wanderers’ Adama Traore are also there in the new-look Spain squad.
Goalkeepers: De Gea, Kepa, Unai Simón
Defenders: Jesus Navas, Carvajal, Sergio Ramos, Pau Torres, Diego Llorente, Jose Gayo, Sergio Reguilon, Eric Garcia
Midfielders: Fabian Ruiz, Thiago Alcantara, Sergio Busquets, Rodri, Mikel Merino, Dani Olmo, Oscar Rodriguez
Forwards: Rodrigo, Oyarzabal, Adama Traore, Marco Asensio, Ansu Fati, Ferran Torres
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