Villarreal’s Serbian right back, Antonio Rukavina, has been called up his country to play two matches in mid-November. The first of which will be a World Cup qualifier against Wales in Cardiff (12th November), while the second will be a friendly match against Ukraine in Kharkov (15th November).
It should be noted that, as of now, Rukavina is the second Villarreal player to be called up by his country for the next international break, as Mateo Musacchio has already been called up by Argentina.
Academy player Pepe Castaño will represent Spain U19
For his part, the Villarreal U19 A team centre back, Pepe Castaño, has been called up for the Spain U19 national team for the UEFA U19 Development Tournament, that will be celebrated in Tbilisi (Georgia) from 7th to 15th November.