MANY SAID 'NO' To THE MADRID
Lopetegui, trainer of the Madrid by despair of Florentino
Published:12/06/2018 - 19:15h
Updated:12/06/2018 - 19:15h
Julen Lopetegui will be the new trainer of the Real Madrid, but the true is that they had a lot of candidates before that the Basque to occupy the white bench. The refusal of all they precipitated the decision of Florentino Pérez
After winning the third Champions League consecutive with the Real Madrid, Zinedine Zidane took the decision to leave of the white team. The decision surprised to own and to odd, with Florentino Pérez in command. It was then when the president of the white entity activated the machinery to find him a substitute of guarantees.
A lot of names arose in the list of possible reliefs of 'Zizou' in the bench of Santiago Bernabéu. The problem is that all they said "no" to Florentino Pérez. Mauricio Pochettino was the first. Although the Argentinian always has said the supreme that it would be to train to the white team, his commitment with the ambitious project of the Tottenham prevented it to him.
From here, many other candidates gave also his refusal. Jürgen Klopp preferred to keep firm in his experience in the Premier League with the Liverpool; Massiamiliano Allegri descartó the call of the Real Madrid for understanding that still it remained him a lot for doing in the Juventus; Antonio Conte and Joachim Löw neither accepted the white proposal.
To Florentino Pérez finish him the futuribles for the bench and irremediablemente had to decide by somebody. That somebody would finish being Julen Lopetegui. Something that pilló to all the world by surprise, since it finish to renew with the Spanish selection by two years more. The despair of the president of the Real Madrid finish putting the proposal in hands of the Basque, that accepted.
The path of Lopetegui
The Real Madrid has bet finally for paying the clause of rescission of Julen Lopetegui, that is of some two million euros. The Basque began with two failures like technician: it was destituido by the Ray Vallecano by his bad path in Second and left of the Real Madrid Castilla by not being able to rise to the team.
Later, it arrived to the inferior categories of the Spanish selection, occupying the charge of seleccionador sub-19 and sub-20, and after the Olympic games of 2012, of the selection sub-21. Afterwards it was appointed like technician of the Port wine, with which did not win titles, and of the absolute, taking out a balance of 14 victories and 6 ties in his 20 parties.