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The call-up of Marc Bartra, who is not even a regular in the Barcelona team, as a replacement for Sergio Ramos in the Spain squad is an indication of the weakness at center half which national coach Vicente del Bosque blames on foreign imports.Ramos has since taken on the leadership role from the retired Puyol and is undoubtedly one of the top center-halves in the world.With Ramos out with a calf strain, Bartra, who is behind Pique in the pecking order at Barca and has been given little playing time under Luis Enrique, has been drafted in.For Spain's World Cup qualifiers against Slovakia Thursday and Luxembourg Sunday they are likely to have Pique and Napoli's Raul Albiol at center-half with another option, Javi Martinez, also injured.
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