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Head coach of Spain national football Julen lopetegui dismissed from his post. This at a press conference, said President of the Royal football Federation of Spain (RFEF) Louis Rubiales, reports TASS.
“We are grateful Julene for everything he did for the team. He helped the team get to the world Cup in Russia, but we have to fire him. Thus we are given to understand that all employees of the RFEF have certain obligations. I don’t feel betrayed. The problem is that the RFEF did not participate in the history with “real” what we can’t ignore”, — quotes the words Rubiales information portal Marca.
Contract 51-year-old specialist with the national team lasted until the summer of 2020.
June 12 it became known that He will become the new head coach of Madrid “real”. According to Spanish media, the news has provoked conflict within the team.
Before the start of the 2018 world Cup was one day. The opening match between the national teams of Russia and Saudi Arabia will take place on 14 June at 18:00 Moscow time. Spain will begin the FIFA world Cup meeting with Portugal, which will take place on 15 June in Sochi.
Video, photo All from Russia.