Balde the favourite to interchange Gaya in Spain’s World Cup squad


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The defender is ready to go to Qatar

Barcelona’s teenage left-back Alejandro Balde is the favourite to interchange Jose Luis Gaya in Spain’s World Cup squad.

Gaya is ready to depart the camp after sustaining an ankle harm and Balde is predicted to be drafted in as his substitute.

Balde is at present with the Under-21s who’re attributable to tackle Japan in a pleasant, however it’s being reported he is not going to play within the match and can hyperlink up with the senior squad as an alternative.

The transfer would cap a superb few months for Balde. The teenager has develop into a key participant for Xavi’s aspect this season and has made 14 appearances in all competitions.

Balde has been most well-liked to Jordi Alba on the left of the protection and has additionally performed at right-back, when required, and impressed on the other flank too.,

The teenager will see loads of acquainted faces if he does be a part of up with the Spain squad as there are a bunch of his Barca team-mates in Qatar already.

Eric Garcia, Ferran Torres, Alba, Sergio Busquets, Ansu Fati, Pedri and Gavi have additionally been referred to as up by Luis Enrique for the match.

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