Man United's Ander Herrera earns first call-up for Spain senior team
The 27-year-old had never been part of the senior squad despite making 30 appearances for their youth teams.
But he earned his opportunity after Thiago Alacantara and Saul Niguez were sidelined with injuries.
Spain face Italy in Turin on Thursday night before travelling to Albania on Sunday.
Herrera's been in-and-out of the United team this season, but he's started the last two Premier League games as well as playing 90 minutes in the EFL Cup two weeks ago.
Jose Mourinho looks willing to pair the Spaniard with Paul Pogba in midfield and he could see his appearances increase as the season... read more
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