Spain Sacking Was "saddest Day Since Death Of My Mother" - Lopetegui
Madrid, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News, app - 15th Jun, 2018 ) :Julen Lopetegui said Thursday that the day he was sacked as Spain coach was the "saddest" since the death of his mother as he was officially unveiled as Real Madrid's new manager.
"Yesterday was the saddest day of my life since the death of my mother. But today is the happiest day of my life," Lopetegui said as he fought back tears.
"We are convinced that we acted in an absolutely honest and clear way." Spain's World Cup preparations were thrown into turmoil on Wednesday after Real Madrid confirmed Lopetegui would take over at the Bernabeu for the next three seasons, catching the Spanish Football Federation by surprise.