Julen Lopetegui set to be Madrid’s coach next season.


Spanish National Team Coach, Julen Lopetegui is set to be Real Madrid next manager after the world cup after both parties reached an agreement.

The former Madrid Goalkeeper signed a three-year-deal at the club he made just a single professional appearance before leaving to join other clubs.

The 51-year-old will now face the challenge of refreshing a side that have won the Champions League three times in a row and boasts some of the biggest talents as well as egos in world football.


“Real Madrid announce that Julen Lopetegui will be the coach of the first team during the next three seasons,” the club said in a statement. “Julen Lopetegui will join the club after Spain’s participation in the World Cup, after two years leading the national team.