Julen Lopetegui

MADRID | Real Madrid loses again after its worst scoring drought

MADRID— Real Madrid reached the worst scoring drought in its history in a 2-1 home loss to Levante in the Spanish league on Saturday. Julen Lopetegui‘s team went more than 465 minutes without finding the net before Marcelo ended the streak in the second half at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium. Madrid hadn’t scored in four straight … Continue reading MADRID | Real Madrid loses again after its worst scoring drought

Spain’s Lopetegui joins long line of strange coach firings

Spain has made a coaching change just two days before the start of the World Cup in a move that will be heavily scrutinized over the coming weeks. Was it a surprise move? Absolutely. But the history of coaching dismissals in soccer and every other sport is littered with strange timing, strange decisions and strange … Continue reading Spain’s Lopetegui joins long line of strange coach firings