Spain sack manager Julen Lopetegui as Fernando Hierro takes over

Lopetegui, Real Madrid, Spain
Spain sack manager Julen Lopetegui as Fernando Hierro takes over

Spain sack manager Julen Lopetegui as Fernando Hierro takes over

The Spanish national team has been plunged into crisis after the coach Julen Lopetegui was sacked just two days before their opening World Cup game against Portugal in Sochi, with director of football Fernando Hierro named as his replacement.


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Julen Lopetegui: Spain sacks coach after he takes Real Madrid job

On Tuesday, it had been announced that former goalkeeper Lopetegui would join Real, who last month won the Champions League for the third year in a row, following the resignation of Zinedine Zidane at the end of May. Lopetegui took charge of Spain in ...


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