After the 5-1-rammeling for Real Madrid on the field of Barcelona and close to Real-coach Julen Lopetegui. The main Spanish sport newspapers, Marca and AS, to write that the coach of Thibaut Courtois should ophoepelen. The Italian Antonio Conte, last year trainer of Courtois at Chelsea, must his successor be. The news is not officially confirmed yet.
The press Lopetegui was in recent weeks has become untenable. Since the end of september had the Royal, but one of his six matches can win: in the Champions League, at home against Viktoria Plzen. In the Clasico on the field of Barcelona had the skin of the coach to be saved, but Thibaut Courtois was given a whopping five goals inside against the archrival: 5-1. Only in the last month all went Real well at the bottom against Sevilla, CSKA Moscow, Alaves and Levante.
Monday morning know Marca and AS, the two main sport newspapers, sure: Lopetegui will in the course of the week – perhaps Monday all – fired. His successor know them too. The Italian Antonio Conte until the end of last season, coach of the Red Devils, Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois to Chelsea, will this week be presented. For Courtois it would be so a reunion with the Italian.
Second resignation in just a few months for Lopetegui?
If Lopetegui effectively be dismissed, this would be for the Basque coach already for the second time in a few months that he put on the street. Until the eve of the world cup was Lopetegui, after all, the coach of the Spanish national team, where he was at that time excellent. But when it leaked out that Lopetegui, who only have a contract extension signed after the summer when the Real was going to come. The Spanish football federation could not laugh with the ‘betrayal’ and dismissed Lopetegui on the standing foot.