NEWS
Monday December 2 2019
Spain confirm Netherlands trip for first Luis Enrique match

Spain will face the Netherlands in a friendly this March in Amsterdam ahead of the European Championships next summer.

The news was confirmed by the Spanish FA on Monday with the fixture the first confirmed for La Roja ahead of the finals.

The fixture will take place at the Johan Cruyff Arena - home of Dutch giants Ajax - on 29 March and is scheduled to be the first match in which Luis Enrique is back in the dugout for the Spanish national team.

NEWS
Sunday December 1 2019
Luis Enrique wants an end to Robert Moreno rift

Luis Enrique has called for an end to the reported negativity between him and former Spain boss Robert Moreno.

Enrique returns to his role of La Roja head coach following their successful qualification for Euro 2020, with Moreno managing the second half of the campaign after Enrique withdrew due to family reasons.

Moreno was removed from his role hours after Spain's final qualifier, and has criticised Enrique and the RFEF for their conduct during the situation.

NEWS
Saturday November 30 2019
Spain drawn with Poland and Sweden at Euro 2020

Spain will face Poland and Sweden in Group E at next summer's European Championships, following the finals draw in Bucharest today.

La Roja, who won the competition in 2008 and 2012, were ranked as top seeds for the draw, and will be guaranteed a set number of home games (in Bilbao), as one of the co-host nations.

After sealing qualification earlier this month, the Spanish national team has been mired in controversy, following the return of head coach Luis Enrique.

NEWS
Thursday November 28 2019
Spain boss Luis Enrique rejected Premier League

Luis Enrique offered Robert Moreno the chance to work together at a Premier League club earlier this month, say Diario AS.

The claim is amidst a high-profile fallout between the two, which the report claims is due to Moreno rejecting Luis Enrique’s approach to be his number two at an unspecified English club, which has since been suggested to be Arsenal.

NEWS
Thursday November 28 2019
Robert Moreno hits back over Luis Enrique: It has shattered me

Former Spain boss Robert Moreno is ‘shattered’ and has hit back over Luis Enrique’s claims that he has been disloyal.

Luis Enrique stepped down from the role of Spain boss earlier this year to look after his terminally ill daughter, who tragically then passed away - with Moreno replacing him in the hotseat.

Moreno guided Spain to the European Championships next summer with an unbeaten record - seven wins from nine games - but has now been relieved of his duties by the Spanish FA.

NEWS
Thursday November 28 2019
Carles Puyol supports returning Spain boss Luis Enrique

Carles Puyol has voiced his support for returning Spain boss Luis Enrique - his former teammate at both club and international level.

Enrique stepped down from the role of Spain boss earlier this year to look after his terminally ill daughter, who tragically then passed away - with Robert Moreno replacing him in the hotseat.

Moreno guided Spain to the European Championships next summer with an unbeaten record - seven wins from nine games - but has now been relieved of his duties by the Spanish FA.

NEWS
Wednesday November 27 2019
Luis Enrique: Robert Moreno was sacked for disloyalty

Spain boss Luis Enrique has explained why Robert Moreno is no longer part of his coaching staff: “He is disloyal - it is a great defect.”

Enrique stepped down from the role of Spain boss earlier this year to look after his terminally ill daughter, who tragically then passed away - with Moreno replacing him in the hotseat.

Moreno guided Spain to the European Championships next summer with an unbeaten record - seven wins from nine games - but has now been relieved of his duties by the Spanish FA.

NEWS
Saturday November 23 2019
Robert Moreno, Luis Enrique fallout not personal - report

The fallout between Robert Moreno and Luis Enrique is not due to personal reasons but professional ones, say RAC1.

The Catalan radio station allege to have information from Moreno’s camp that strenuously denies a report from Cadena Cope earlier this week that the two had a personal fallout following the long-term illness to Luis Enrique’s daughter.

BLOG ESPANA
Friday November 22 2019
Can Spain reign supreme at Euro 2020?

Spain have successfully qualified for next summer’s European Championships finals, David Whitworth analyses their chances of success in the tournament. 

Spain national team

Spain go into the European Championship on the back of a successful qualifying campaign. They finished as group winners with 26 points, eight wins and two draws from their 10 games played. Goals have not been hard to come by, scoring the same amount of goals as their final points tally – netiting an impressive 26 times.

NEWS
Thursday November 21 2019
Robert Moreno reject China move following Spain exit

Former Spain boss Robert Moreno has rejected a job offer from China and wants to remain in Spain, according to Cadena Cope.

It comes just three days after the 42-year-old managed La Roja to a 5-0 triumph over Romania in their final European Championships qualifier - his last match at the helm.

Luis Enrique stepped down from the role of Spain boss earlier this year to look after his terminally ill daughter, who tragically then passed away - with Moreno replacing him in the hotseat.

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