Spain Euro 2024 squad: Contenders leave Tottenham’s Porro out for finals

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Tottenham wideman Pedro Porro and Aston Villa centre-back Pau Torres person been near retired of a provisional Spain squad for Uefa Euro 2024 which includes uncapped Fermin Lopez and 2 of nan Barcelona midfielder’s teenage team-mates, Lamine Yamal and Pau Cubarsi.

Porro was straight progressive successful 11 goals successful 37 appearances during his first play astatine Spurs pursuing a £39 cardinal move from Sporting, but La Roja caput coach Luis de la Fuente has not named nan 24-year-old successful a 29-man training group which will beryllium reduced by 3 players for nan June 7 tourney deadline.

Former Manchester City subordinate Porro featured passim Spain’s 1-0 friends conclusion to Colombia astatine West Ham’s London Stadium successful March, while Torres has not played world shot since a 90-minute quality successful a 3-1 triumph complete Cyprus successful November.

The 27-year-old made 39 nine appearances successful each competitions arsenic Villa reached nan semi-finals of nan Europa Conference League and qualified for nan Champions League by finishing 3rd successful nan Premier League.

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There is amended news for Chelsea defender Marc Cucurella, who was recalled for Spain’s astir caller friendlies and played his first world for almost 3 years against Brazil astatine Real Madrid’s Santiago Bernabeu.

Cucurella – nan world’s astir costly full-back, pinch Chelsea paying Brighton & Hove Albion £62 cardinal for him successful 2022 – is 1 of 3 Premier League players successful nan squad alongside Manchester City midfielder Rodri and Arsenal goalkeeper David Raya.

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De La Fuente announced his squad, which includes 5 players each from Barcelona and Real Sociedad, astatine an arena alongside erstwhile European champions Jose Angel Iribar, Joan Capdevila and Fernando Torres.

Spain big Andorra connected June 5 and Northern Ireland 3 days later arsenic they hole for an eighth successive quality astatine nan finals, including consecutive titles successful 2008 and 2012.

Their erstwhile title came successful 1964, pinch a conclusion to champions Italy connected penalties astatine Wembley Stadium knocking them retired of nan 2020 tournament.

Odds compilers see Spain fourth-favourites alongside Portugal, down World Cup finalists France, Euro 2020 finalists England and hosts Germany.

The nonaccomplishment to Colombia was Spain’s first successful a friends for almost 8 years and they look a tricky-looking situation successful Group B, which has pitted them against Italy again successful Gelsenkirchen connected June 20.

Their opener is successful Berlin connected June 15 against Croatia, who they hit connected penalties aft a 0-0 tie successful nan Nations League last successful June. Albania await successful Dusseldorf successful their closing group-stage crippled connected June 24.

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