Next March 25 the Spanish team will return to action for the first time in 2021 after last November they played their last matches in which they sealed their way to the final round of the UEFA Nations League. In this case, ‘La Roja’ will play its first matches in the qualification prior to the Qatar 2022 World Cup with three meetings in a week.
For it, Luis Enrique announced this Monday the list of 24 summoned who will attend with the Spanish team starting next week, with several surprises compared to the previous call either by injuries or by falls in the states of form. These are the chosen footballers:
Among the main novelties, the presence of Pedri, who at 18 will make his debut with the senior team after having signed an amazing season on his arrival at FC Barcelona. They will too Pedro Porro, Bryan Gil and Robert Sánchez, on a list that he returns to more than a year later Jordi Alba,.
On the contrary, several players they have lost their place in the coach’s plans, at least in the short term. This is the case of Kepa, whose situation at Chelsea is going from bad to worse or Adama Traoré, who has failed to stand out in recent months in the Premier.
In addition, Luis Enrique has had to leave out footballers like Ansu Fati, Pau Torres or Sergi Roberto, that are found injured, for the next qualifying matches.
The Spanish team will debut in 2021 with a match next March 25 against Greece in the Nuevo Los Cármenes in Granada, three days later, the 28, will travel to Tbilisi to face Georgia, and they will close the batch of matches in La Cartuja, on March 31, against Kosovo, a meeting that has brought controversy over the geopolitical situation of the state.