The defending World Cup Champions Spain will be hoping to win a fourth consecutive major tournament at the international level when the biggest competition on the FIFA calender kicks off in the summer of 2014.
The national team squad has been largely settled since their 2008 European Championships success, with just a few players coming in to replace those who have fallen out of form or favour, or whose age has robbed them of the chance to continue representing their country.
Right now, there are several players who can be assured of their places on the plane to Brazil in 2014, should Spain progress through their qualification group, where they are currently unbeaten.
Twenty-three players will eventually make the cut. Here are those who, fitness permitting, can be safe in the knowledge that they will in the Spain squad to defend their trophy in South America.