Alba & Mata in Olympic squad
Milla names strong team for London Games
Last Updated: July 3, 2012 12:45pm
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Jordi Alba, Juan Mata and Javi Martinez have all been included in the preliminary 22-man Spain squad for the Olympics.
Coach Luis Milla named a strong squad for the London Games on Tuesday, with Athletic Bilbao forward Iker Munian and Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea both finding their respective places in the team.
Barcelona trio Martin Montoya, Thiago Alcantara and Cristian Tello too will play for Spain, while Chelsea defender Oriol Romeu has been called up as well.
Four players from the list will be dropped by Milla on July 21st.
Goalkeepers: David de Gea, Joel Robles, Diego Marino
Defenders: Mikel San Jose, Alvaro Dominguez, Martin Montoya, Oriol Romeu, Cesar Azpilicueta, Inigo Martinez, Alberto Botia, Jordi Alba
Midfielders: Javi Martinez, Ander Herrera, Koke, Thiago Alcantara, Juan Mata, Isco
Forwards: Iker Munian, Adrian Lopez, Cristian Tello, Rodrigo, Alvaro Vazquez