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.
Luis Enrique: 'Gavi’s unique'
Luis Enrique said he had doubts regarding whether 17 year-old Gavi would perform in front of 50,000 fans at the Estadio La Cartuja as Spain faced Sweden in the decisive final match of their 2022 World Cup qualifying group. The FC Barcelona midfielder then had a great game as Luis ...read more
Luis Enrique: 'Gavi is the future and present of the national team'
Aged 17, Gavi became the youngest debutant in the history of the Spanish national team as they beat Italy 2-1 in San Siro in the UEFA Nations League semi-finals. Luis Enrique praised the performance of the FC Barcelona midfielder, saying he is not just the future but also the ...read more
Conor Coady explains the story of how he was called up to the England squad
Conor Coady gives a anecdote on how he was called up by Gareth Southgate to the England national team. Coady explains how much of an honour it is to be called up. ...read more
Luis Enrique, surprised by Ansu Fati’s braveness
Luis Enrique called up 17-year-old Ansu Fati to the Spanish national team for their 2020/21 UEFA Nations League games against Germany and Ukraine. The FC Barcelona attacker made his debut against Germany and then became Spain’s youngest goalscorer as he found the net vs Ukraine. ...read more