The following players have been called by Valverde for the first stage of preseason in Navata
Goalkeepers: Xavi Oliva y Juan Carlos.
Defenders: Javi Venta, Gonzalo Rodríguez, Diego Godin, Fabricio Fuentes, Ángel López, Iván Marcano, César Arzo y Joan Oriol.
Midfielders: Marcos Senna, Cani, Eguren, Pires, Ibagaza, Bruno Soriano, David Fuster, Marcos García, Damián Escudero y Matilla.
Forwards: Llorente, Jony Pereira, Marco Ruben y Jefferson Montero.
Lopez,Santi, Rossi, Capdevila, Altidore and presumably Robert Flores (Argentine Clausura only finished last weekend) have all been given extra time for holidays.
In other news according to Portuguese sports daily Abola we have taken a young midfielder called Nuno Coehlo on loan from Porto. He has never played for their first team but has been on loan to weaker Portuguese sides for the past few seasons. Supposedly he is a deep lying central midfielder (think Tiago/Maniche) with a wicked shot. I've found proof of the wicked shot here. Hasn't been confirmed yet so we shall have to wait and see. He is a pretty much unknown prospect, some of the Porto fans I spoke to had never even heard of him. Perhaps he is for the B team. All should be made clear in the coming days.