Spain’s under 17 coach Santi Denía has named an 18 man squad for the Elite round of the European championships, which will take place in Benidorm later this month. Opponents will be Sweden, Israel and France, with the group champions going through to the finals in Bulgaria, together with the seven best-placed second ranked sides. (12.03.15)
Keepers: Santomé (Atlético Madrid), Iñaki Peña (Barcelona);
Defenders: Sillero (Athletic Bilbao), Cucurella, Dani Morer (Barcelona), Alex Martín, Gorka Zabarte (Real Madrid), Amo (Sevilla);
Midfielders: Toni Moya (Atlético Madrid), Carles Alena (Barcelona), “Pepelu” García Vaya (Levante), Morlanes (Roda), Fran Navarro, Villalba (Valencia);
Forwards: Carles Pérez (Barcelona), Dani Olmo (Dinamo Zagreb), Zalazar (Málaga), Villanueva (Roda).
P.S. Rubén Fernández (Atlético Madrid) and Aizpiri (Sporting Gijón) replace Carles Pérez and Dani Morer in the squad after both pulled out.