Spain fires coach

Spain fires coach Lopetegui 2 days before World Cup opener

Spain coach Julen Lopetegui was fired Wednesday, two days before the country’s opening World Cup match against Portugal and a day after accepting the job to coach Real Madrid next season. Spanish soccer federation president Luis Rubiales did not name a replacement. Rubiales said firing Lopetegui wasn’t the best solution for the national team but … Continue reading Spain fires coach Lopetegui 2 days before World Cup opener