Madrid - Spain coach Vicente Del Bosque has announced the squad for test match against Italy . Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa is in the list to players called into the national team . Spain will be diving friendly match against Italy at the Vicente Calderon , Wednesday, March 5, 2014 the middle of next week .
In preparation for the game , Del Bosque released 23 names were called in to carry the game against Italy . There are some changes in the squad of La Furia Roja . Some of these include Cesar Azpilicueta who came on for Alvaro Arbeloa , while Fernando Torres name disappears and is replaced by Costa that look good with Los Cochloneros . Problem calling national team players this time , Del Bosque gave an explanation .
" It's just for the game against Italy , not to the World Cup , Diego Costa is in the squad on merit above performance with Atletico Madrid . 's Not that bad performance shown by other players , said Del Bosque, Espana Football .
Lineups Spain against Italy :
Goalkeepers: Casillas , Reina , Valdes Defender : Juanfran , J. Martínez , Ramos , Alba , Azpilicueta , Albiol Middle : Alonso , Busquets , Xavi , Koke , Thiago , Iniesta , Navas , Cazorla , Cesc , Silva Striker : Diego Costa , Negredo , Pedro