Reports said Morata was left out due to inconsistent form in his first season at Chelsea, and Alonso became the first third-generation player to earn a cap for Spain when he was included for the friendlies against Germany and Argentina in March.
“We have decided that this team is who is going to help us the most. It is difficult, but these players will represent the dreams of our country.”
Below is Spain’s 23-player squad:
Goalkeepers: Kepa Arrizabalaga (Athletic Bilbao), David De Gea (Manchester United), Pepe Reina (Napoli)