Juan Mata is enjoying the form of his life at Valencia this season.

The former Real Madrid midfielder is in line for a call-up to the Spain squad and said: "It is an honor to play for a club like this and to be a starter.

"I like the praise, but I just think about improving and learning every day in training with the colleagues I have.

"I have no regrets leaving Real Madrid. Valencia showed faith in me and I am very grateful."