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Enrique – Decision to exclude players is not personal
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Enrique – Decision to exclude players is not personal

Spain boss and former Barcelona manager Luis Enrique has insisted that the exclusion of players is not down to personal reasons but sporting reasons. This is coming after Barcelona left-back Jordi Alba was yet again left out by the new Spanish gaffer. Luis Enrique announced the 23-man squad on Thursday ahead of the games against Wales and England, with Jordi Alba excluded. In a chat with reporters, Enrique stated: “I do not discuss players who are not in the squad” “However, anyone not selected is because of sporting reasons, not personal ones and there are only 23 players who I can select – if possible, I could bring in many more who could do a job. READ: Alleged rape – Mayorga issues summons to Cristiano Ronaldo “Paco Alcacer? I know him well, he was fantastic at Valenc...