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 present of the 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 explains call up of 17-year-old Gavi
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 ...read more
Luis Enrique’s story with the Spanish national team
In the Euro 2020, former FC Barcelona treble-winning manager Luis Enrique faces the challenge of replicating Spain’s previous glories. This is his story with the Spanish national team so far. ...read more
Gavi on becoming Spain’s youngest debutant
Aged 17, FC Barcelona midfielder 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. In this interview, he speaks about how he received the news, what did his teammates tell him, ...read more
Luis Enrique announces Spain squad for the Nations League
Luis Enrique announced the Spanish national team squad for the matches against Portugal, Czech Republic and Switzerland that will be played in the Nations League in June 2022. ...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