Julen lopetegui sent in his resignation from the post of chief coach of the national team of Spain.
On the eve of real Madrid suddenly announced the appointment Lopetegi’s new head coach. The club is notified in advance about the arrival of He, to prevent misunderstanding in Spain. For early termination of contract real pay of Federation of football of Spain of EUR 2 million.
He only three weeks ago, signed with the football Federation of Spain with the new contract, which runs until 2020. Information about the departure of the coach to real Madrid has caused the leadership of the football Federation of Spain’s extremely negative reaction. On today’s a press-conferences the President of Federation Louis Rubiales announced his resignation Lopetegi.
“We were forced to refuse the services of head coach. Wish him all the best and good luck”, – quotes the words Rubiales the newspaper “Marca”.
At the moment it is not known who will lead the national team of Spain at the upcoming world Championships. Two days later, the “Furia Roja” in the first round group stage will play with Portugal.
The main contenders for the post of chief coach of the national team, the Spanish press calls the sports Director of the football Federation Fernando Hierro and coach of the national team U-21 albert Celades.