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Barcelona midfielder Pedri handed first Spain call-up

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Jordi Alba is also back in the squad

ESP: FC Barcelona-Elche CF. La Liga Santander. Photo by Pressinphoto / Icon Sport

Barcelona midfielder Pedri has been rewarded for his impressive form in his first season at the Camp Nou with a call-up to the senior Spain squad for the first time in his career.

The 18-year-old has been named in Luis Enrique’s squad for upcoming World Cup qualifiers against Greece, Georgia and Kosovo.

Lucho has also called Jordi Alba back into the squad, while Sergio Busquets is also included.

Here’s the full squad list:

Oscar Mingueza and Riqui Puig will also be in Spain action over the international break after being called up to the Under-21 side for games against Slovenia, Italy and Czech Republic.

It’s an interesting list that also includes La Masia graduates Eric Garcia, Marc Cucurella, Juan Miranda, Jorge Cuenca, Mateu Morey and Abel Ruiz.