In Spain it is a shock. Cited among the big favorites at this 2022 World Cup, La Roja was eliminated in the round of 16 by Morocco. Four years after being eliminated at the same stage of the competition by Russia (again on penalties), the 2010 world champions have just suffered two major failures in the most beautiful of international competitions.
Unsurprisingly, Luis Enrique’s future has been in doubt. As a reminder, the Iberian coach is under contract until the end of December. Will he continue the adventure? Will it be held? If not, which famous coach can replace him? Asked yesterday at a press conference, the principal in question remained evasive, indicating, however, that he will undoubtedly have a discussion with his superior next week.
Beautiful people in plan B
“I want to see my loved ones and my dogs, to be with them. From next week I will speak with the president (Luis Rubiales, editor’s note). I can’t say anything about my future because I don’t know. Now is not the time to talk about it. My contract is expiring, but I feel good with the president. But I have to think about what is best for the committee and for myself. »
However, feel states that four coaches would be considered in the event of Luis Enrique’s departure. The first is a certain Roberto Martinez. After six years in charge of Belgium, the Spaniard is free of any contract. Just like the other city: Rafa Benitez, looking for a new challenge after his time at Everton. Another name mentioned, the coach of the Spanish hope Luis de la Fuente. But the big favorite would be the man who managed Athletic last season, Marcelino. Case to follow.