Football

Fernando Hierro to manage Spain at World Cup after Lopetegui sacked – as it happened

Spain have sacked head coach Julen Lopetegui after he was named the new Real Madrid boss, two days before their opening World Cup match with Portugal. Real Madrid announced on Tuesday that Lopetegui would succeed Zinedine Zidane at the Bernabeu on a three-year deal. The Spanish football federation (RFEF) said it had dismissed the 51-year-old because the […]