Spain’s head coach Julen Lopetegui has left out Chelsea quartet of Alvaro Morata, Marcos Alonso, Pedro and Cesc Fabregas from his final squad list for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
Lopetegui also left out Manchester United duo of Ander Herrera and Juan Mata.
Bayern Munich’s Javi Martinez and Atletico winger Vitolo who scored four goals in five appearances in Spain’s qualifying campaign are also missing.
Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea, Barcelona midfielder Andreas Iniesta, Real Madrid’s Isco and Manchester City’s David Silva are also in the squad.
Atletico Madrid’s Diego Costa, Valencia forward Rodrigo Moreno and Iago Aspas of Celta Vigo were included in the squad along with Real Sociedad youngster Alvaro Odriozola..
Spain begin their campaign in Russia against Portugal on June 15 in Sochi, before facing Iran in Kazan on June 20 and Morocco in Kaliningrad on June 25.
Spain’s final 23-man World Cup squad:
Kepa Arrizabalaga (Athletic Bilbao), David de Gea (Manchester United), Pepe Reina (Napoli); Jordi Alba (Barcelona), Cesar Azpilicueta (Chelsea), Dani
Carvajal (Real Madrid), Nacho Fernandez (Real Madrid), Nacho Monreal (Arsenal), Alvaro Odriozola (Real Sociedad), Gerard Pique (Barcelona), Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid); Thiago Alcantara (Bayern Munich), Sergio Busquets (Barcelona), Andres Iniesta (Barcelona), Isco (Real Madrid), Koke (Atletico Madrid), Saul Niguez (Atletico Madrid), David Silva (Manchester City); Marco Asensio (Real Madrid), Iago Aspas (Celta Vigo), Diego Costa (Atletico Madrid), Rodrigo Moreno (Valencia), Lucas Vazquez (Real Madrid).