Pedro and Jordi Alba are on Del Bosque's list for next week / PHOTO: MIGUEL RUIZ - FCB

Spain national team manager Vicente del Bosque announced on Friday the list of players for next week's pair of international meetings.  Five FC Barcelona players are on the list, including Gerard Piqué, Marc Bartra, Jordi Alba, Sergio Busquets and Pedro Rodríguez. Andrés Iniesta will not be going with them as he continues to recover from a right calf injury.

The Spanish team are set for two matches. They face Belarus in the first encounter, a 2016 European Cup qualifier, on Saturday, November 15th in Huelva, Spain. The following Tuesday they head to Vigo, Spain for a friendly versus reigning world champs Germany.

U-21 list

Three players from Barça B made the list for the U-21 team, including Sandro Ramírez, Munir El Haddadi and Sergi Samper, who has been called for the first time by manager Albert Celades. They'll go up against Belgium in a friendly to be played in Ferrol, Spain.

Eight more international call ups

The Barça players selected for the Spain squad add to the list of blaugranes already called up by their various national sides. Leo Messi and Javier Mascherano have been named in the Argentina squad along with Neymar (Brazil), Rafinha (Brazil Olympic squad), Rakitic (Croatia), Luis Suárez (Uruguay) and Marc-André ter Stegen (Germany U-21) for their upcoming international fixtures.


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