Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin has been included in Spain’s final squad for the Euro 2016.
The defender has been impressive for Arsenal this season but made to make the initial squad due to the form of Azpilicueta, Juanfran and Carvajal buy Bellerin finally got an opportunity when Real Madrid full back Dani Carvajal was ruled out due to the injury he sustained in the Champions league final and Hector Bellerin’s performance in Spain’s friendly against Bosnia has seen him impress coach Vincente Del Bosque to be named in the final squad.
However, three players from Real Madrid and three from Atletico Madrid will compete for the final four spots after Del Bosque elected to wait before deciding on his full squad later on Tuesday to consider those who participated in Saturday’s European Cup final.Sergio Ramos, Isco and Lucas Vazquez, as well as Atletico’s Juanfran, Koke and Saul Niguez are all hoping to be included.
Here is the squad in full;
Goalkeepers: Iker Casillas (Porto), David de Gea (Manchester United), Sergio Rico (Sevilla)
Defenders: Gerard Piqué, Jordi Alba, Marc Bartra (all Barcelona), Cesar Azpilicueta (Chelsea), Mikel San José (Athletic Bilbao), Hector Bellerín (Arsenal)
Midfielders: Bruno (Villarreal), Sergio Busquets, Andres Iniesta (both Barcelona), Thiago Alcântara (Bayern Munich), David Silva (Manchester City), Pedro, Cesc Fabregas (both Chelsea)
Forwards: Aritz Aduriz (Athletic Bilbao), Nolito (Celta Vigo), Alvaro Morata (Juventus)