Why are Barcelona stars missing from Spain’s 2023 Women’s World Cup squad? Absences of Patri Guijarro, Mapi Leon and more explained


Stars from Barca, Atletico Madrid, Man City, Man Utd and more will not play for Spain at the World Cup. Why?

In the build-up to the 2023 Women’s World Cup, no nation has had more uncertainty surrounding its squad than Spain. That’s because in the weeks that followed the 2022 Women’s Euros, 15 members of the team withdrew from selection, six of whom would be key to a Barcelona side that lifted the Women’s Champions League trophy in June.

But when Spain head coach Jorge Vilda named his…



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