Spain is one of the favorites to get a medal in men’s soccer at Tokyo 2020. La Roja arrives at the Olympic Games with the U21 squad, current European champions, and three over 23, although at an age very close to their peers . A squad with a lot of gunpowder and experience, despite the ages, that promises to fight for the gold.
These are the players over 23 who will play for Spain:
1. Marco Asensio
Marco Asensio is the most media player of the Olympic team. The Real Madrid striker was injured throughout the 2019/20 season and it has been difficult for him to regain feelings. Soccer player with quality, long shot and goal. He is called to be one of the leaders of Spain.
two. Dani ceballos
Dani Ceballos, second Real Madrid player over 23 who will be in Japan. The midfielder has played two seasons on loan at Arsenal. High quality footballer, with overflow and vision of the game, although somewhat irregular. If he is motivated, he will be very important in the football of the De la Fuente team.
3. Mikel merino
Mikel Merino’s call is compensatory. The midfielder was going to go to the Eurocup with Luis Enrique, but finally the Asturian decided not to call him because he was touched. He is already recovered and he will participate in the Olympic Games. A priori, the Real Sociedad midfielder will be a regular starter.