BREAKING: Julen Lopetegui Sacked As Spain Coach

Julen Lopetegui at Spain training on Tuesday, his final full day in the job. PICTURE: Javier Etxezarreta/EPA

MADRID: Spain coach Julen Lopetegui has been sacked, two days before their opening World Cup match against Portugal. Real Madrid announced on Tuesday that Lopetegui, who had only recently extended his contract with Spain, would […]

Why Real Madrid Chose Spain’s Julen Lopetegui

Real Madrid's hiring of Julen Lopetegui considering his relative lack of club managerial experience. PICTURE:Maria Jose Segovia/NurPhoto via Getty Images

MADRID: Real Madrid’s appointment of current Spain national team coach Julen Lopetegui to take over as head coach following the summer’s World Cup was an even bigger surprise than Zinedine Zidane’s snap decision last month to step […]