The defending World Cup champions are a team that will go down in history, not only for what it has accomplished as a team, but also for those who play on it.
Before them, many Spanish players have come and gone, never tasting international glory, but nonetheless placing Spain in the international spotlight.
The world has been blessed with Spanish football, a game played so skillfully it can be considered its own form of art.
Here are the 20 players who have contributed to Spain's distinction as one of the premiere countries in the world of soccer.
In the interest of respect to the game and it's evolution through time, the players are not ranked but rather grouped by era.