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Busquets could play in defence for Spain

October 11, 2012
By Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent
Barcelona midfielder Sergio Busquets could play as an emergency centre-half for Spain in their World Cup 2014 qualifier in Belarus on Friday, coach Vicente Del Bosque has said.

With Gerard Pique and Carles Puyol injured, Busquets has been tried at centre-half in training this week, and Del Bosque told reporters in Minsk that the Barca player had all the attributes required to play at the back for La Roja.

"It could be that, at this moment, players are asked to play a different ...

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