Spain begin their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign against Norway on Saturday and Luis Enrique is prioritising results over experimentation.
Luis Enrique found positives from his first six games in charge of Spain, even though they failed to progress in the Nations League.
Spain goalkeeper David de Gea should not be singled out for criticism, according to Luis Enrique.
Spain need a draw between England and Croatia to progress from their group, but Luis Enrique insists he never expected an easy ride.
Spain hammered Croatia 6-0 in the Nations League in September, but Luka Modric and Zlatko Dalic are not hunting for revenge in Zagreb.
Dejan Lovren appeared to try to provoke Sergio Ramos in a recent interview, but the Spain star is not willing to hit back.
A win over Croatia will send Spain to the Nations League finals and Luis Enrique is expecting a suitably difficult match.
Jordi Alba has spoken fondly of Luis Enrique after being called up to the Spain squad for the first time under his former Barcelona boss.
Jordi Alba looked set for an extended spell in the international wilderness but Luis Enrique has finally called up the left-back.
Gerard Pique has lost none of his enthusiasm for Lionel Messi's return despite Barcelona's 5-1 defeat of Real Madrid.