Real Madrid have announced that Spanish National Team Coach Julen Lopetegui will take over the hot seat at The Bernabeu following the departure of Zinedine Zidane.
A statement from the club read,”Julen Lopetegui will be the coach of Real Madrid after the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Real Madrid CF announces that Julen Lopetegui will coach the first team for the next three seasons.
Julen Lopetegui will join the club after the participation of the Spanish team in the World Cup, after two years leading the national team.
Lopetegui took over from Vicente Del Bosque as the National team manager in 2016, and also coached Spain’s national under 19,20 and 21 junior sides.