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England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford insists Spain counterpart David De Gea remains ‘one of the best in the world’ despite a below-par World Cup.
Sevilla winger Jesus Navas admitted he was a little disappointed not to be called up for the Spanish national team but he will ‘continue working’.
Spain captain Sergio Ramos has described Jordi Alba, who has been omitted from the national team, as a ‘world class’ player.
England boss Gareth Southgate has described facing Spain on Monday as ‘the biggest test in world football at the moment’.
Real Madrid and Spain captain Sergio Ramos believes England striker Harry Kane would thrive if he were to move to Spanish football.
Luis Enrique says his Spain team are ‘prepared for any situation’ ahead of their Nations League encounter with England on Monday.
Sergio Ramos believes Spain are ‘shining’ again under Luis Enrique but warns they will be out to ‘keep Harry Kane’s drought going’ against England.
Marc Bartra says he is enjoying working with Luis Enrique again as the Spain boss is ‘keeping in line with his Barcelona concepts’.
Former Barcelona full-back Aleix Vidal claims Jordi Alba’s exclusion from the Spain squad is due to his ‘complicated relationship’ with Luis Enrique.
Marcos Alonso is confident of signing a new long-term deal at Chelsea ‘in the coming days’ despite speculation of a move to Real Madrid.
Atletico Madrid defender Juanfran will be available for the Spain national team ‘until he retires’ and he still is hopeful of a call-up.
Ryan Giggs admits Gareth Bale is ‘struggling’ to be fit for Wales’ next game as his side were taught a ‘lesson’ by Spain on Thursday.
Borussia Dortmund will reportedly exercise their €23m option to buy Barcelona loanee Paco Alcacer following his brace for Spain.
Luis Enrique hailed his Spain players for an ‘almost-perfect’ performance during Thursday’s 4-1 victory over Wales.
Wales were no match for Spain's second string, who cruised to a 4-1 win in their international friendly on Thursday.
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Luis Enrique names an experimental Spain XI, which includes Raul Albiol, Suso and Paco Alcacer, against Wales this evening.
Bayern Munich midfielder Thiago Alcantara insists Spain’s playing style ‘is still based on possession and territorial control’.
Spain boss Luis Enrique has challenged his players to earn their place in the team and reiterated every position was up for grabs.
Spain boss Luis Enrique has explained Inigo Martinez’s absence from the national squad despite playing for Athletic Club Bilbao.
Real Madrid star Gareth Bale will not feature for Wales in tonight’s friendly match against Spain due to ‘muscular fatigue’.
Koke is adamant he would volunteer to take another penalty for Spain despite missing a vital spot-kick in this summer’s World Cup.
Paco Alcacer has said he decided to join Borussia Dortmund on loan from Barcelona to ‘enjoy’ playing football again.
Real Madrid are sweating over the fitness of Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema after they pulled up during Saturday’s 1-0 defeat at Alaves.
Javier Tebas believes La Liga is ‘the best League in the world’ and superior to the Premier League when considering the ‘sports to economics’ ratio.
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