Real Madrid put Lopetegui on the street

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Julen Lopetegui

The Spanish empire, made Monday night known that Lopetegui is dismissed. The former goalkeeper was only since last summer the boss in Madrid. Just before the world cup he was by the Spanish federation to put aside because of his impending appointment as Real.

Humiliation at the Nou Camp

The poor results cost him the cup. Sunday afternoon lost in Real Madrid FC Barcelona: 5-1. The gap on the rival and frontrunner is now seven points. Real is the number nine of La Liga.

Real lost four of the last five matches played. In the Champions League was the team of Lopetegui was also a time down at CSKA Moscow.

’The club thanks Julen Lopetegui and his whole technical staff for their dedication and work and wish them the best in their professional career’, reads part of the statement.

Santiago Solari, a former player of the Royal, is for the time being the successor of Lopetegui. The current coach of the second leads on from Tuesday’s training.


Real Madrid won the past three seasons the Champions League under the guidance of coach Zinedine Zidane. At the end of may, five days after the final win against Liverpool, the Frenchman announced that he, despite an ongoing contract and decided to leave the Spanish capital. According to Zidane was for Real Madrid to have a new face for the group.

Not only Zidane left last summer in Madrid, but also Cristiano Ronaldo. The Portuguese doelpuntenmachine moved over to Juventus.

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