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Luis Enrique explains call up of 17-year-old Gavi

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Luis Enrique spoke about his decision to call up 17-year-old FC Barcelona midfielder Pablo Martín Páez Gavira, known as Gavi, for the UEFA Nations League finals. Spain will face Italy in the semi-finals. Gavi could become the youngest debutant in the history of the Spanish national team.

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