Dani Olmo earns first Spain call up with Ansu Fati set for the U21s ag
Awoyemi Oluseye Abiodun
Nov. 08, 2019
Robert Moreno has called up 23 players to the Spain squad for the upcoming games against Malta and Romania during the international break.
Spain play Malta (Nov. 15) and Romania (Nov. 18) in European Championship qualifiers having already booked their place at next summer's finals.
Former Barcelona youngster Dani Olmo, now at Dinamo Zagreb in Croatia, is the surprise call up, with Ansu Fati expected to be named in the U21s later on Friday.
Sergio Busquets is the only current Barça player included in the squad, with Jordi Alba injured and Sergi Roberto overlooked once again.
La Roja will meet up at Las Rozas on Monday and will travel to Cadiz later in the week, where they will play Malta. They then face Romania at Atletico's Madrid's Wanda Metropolitano.
Goalkeepers: De Gea, Kepa, Pau López
Defender: Gayà, Bernat, Carvajal, Navas, Albiol, Iñigo Martínez, Ramos & Pau Torres
Midfielders : Busquets, Thiago, Rodri, Saúl, Cazorla & Fabián
Forwards: Rodrigo, Oyarzabal, Alcácer, Gerard Moreno, Dani Olmo & Morata