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Spain didn't win Nations League, but they have a gem in Mikel Oyarzabal

Though they ended the tournament with a runners-up medal, the UEFA Nations League finals confirmed without a doubt that this is the era of "Baby Spain." Recite the names Gavi, Pedri, Yeremi, Ansu and Ferran, and they may sound like JRR Tolkein characters to accompany Frodo or Bilbo with sword, loyalty and cynical good humour; in reality, they don't mine for precious stones. They are the diamonds.
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