Villa, who was recalled for the first time in three years in August, was omitted from the squad a month later because of an injury.
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Argentina will play an international friendly against Spain in March in preparation for the World Cup, the AFA president Claudio Tapia has confirmed.
Spain coach Julen Lopetegui is hopeful Diego Costa will be a big hit when he returns to play for Atletico Madrid in the New Year.
The Spanish football federation says Spain's administrative court for sport has fired Angel Maria Villar from its presidency.
Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola has appealed to the Spanish government to release the pro-Catalan independent activists and politicians in jail.
RFEF president Angel Maria Villar has been suspended by Spain's top sports authority, Consejo Superior de Deportes (CSD), since July.
La Liga president Javier Tebas has reassured fans that Spain are in not in danger of missing out on the World Cup.
Angel Maria Villar, the suspended president of the RFEF, has warned that government interference could cost Spain their place at the World Cup.
FIFA said Friday it will send a delegation to Spain to investigate government meddling amid concerns of the federation's independence.
Spain striker Alvaro Morata hopes Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo shows up at next summer's World Cup "very tired."
Spain coach Julen Lopetegui has a lot of admiration for the three countries his team will face in the group stages of the World Cup.
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Former France boss Laurent Blanc says top teams will want to avoid 2010 champs Spain in Friday's World Cup draw.
Even without the Premier League, few can match Juan Mata's trophy haul. But, as he tells ESPN FC, he admits luck has played its part in his career.
The Spanish Football Association has re-appointed former Spain and Real Madrid defender Fernando Hierro as its sporting director.
David Villa has played down talk of a return to European football and said he is focused on postponing retirement as long as possible.
Barcelona forward Munir El Haddadi is hopeful that FIFA will grant him clearance to represent Morocco at the 2018 World Cup.
Spain coach Julen Lopetegui felt he had seen just what he wanted from all the players following a 3-3 draw against 2018 World Cup hosts Russia.
Sergio Ramos scored two penalties as Spain played out an entertaining 3-3 draw against 2018 World Cup hosts Russia in St Petersburg.