Spain coach Vicente del Bosque says his team and England, who meet in a friendly in Seville on Wednesday, are the best two international sides in Europe.
"England are back to what they have always been and Spain is enjoying one of its best moments," Del Bosque told reporters, adding Fabio Capello's team were "very organised and compact in defence and able to turn defence swiftly into attack."
European champions Spain will be without Real Betis defender Juanito, who has pulled out with a muscle strain in his right leg. That means they will probably start with Valencia's Raul Albiol and Carlos Marchena in the centre of the back four.
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