Former Portugal NT left back Alexandrina Barbosa joining Spanish NT before the Women’s EHF EURO 2012. Three years break has past since the last game for previous NT according to the IHF rule, so Spanish NT coach Jorge Duenas has decided to invite Barbosa to play for Spain at the beginning of new Olympic cycle.
She is currently playing in Romanian TOP team Oltchim Valcea.
Spanish squad for the EHF EURO 2012:
Goalkeepers: Silvia Navarro (CS Oltchim Valcea/ROU) and Cristina González (CLEBA León)
Centre backs: Macarena Aguilar (Randers HK/DEN)
Backs: Alexandrina Barbosa (CS Oltchim Valcea/ROU), Nerea Pena (FTC Rail Cargo/HUN), Marta Mangué (RK Zajekar/SRB), Eli Chávez (OGC Nice/FRA), Patricia Elorza (Bera Bera), Beatriz Fernández and Nely Carla Alberto (Fleury Loiret HB/FRA)
Right wings: Carmen Martin (RK Krim Mercator/SLO) and Marta López (Fleury Loiret HB/FRA)
Left wings: Eli Pinedo (Bera Bera) and Vanessa Amorós (Mecalia At. Guardés)
Line players: Begoña Fernández (RK Zajekar/SRB) and Verónica Cuadrado (KIF Vejen/DEN)