MADRID (AP) - The Spanish national team will be in the hands of inexperienced coach Robert Moreno after Luis Enrique said Wednesday he was stepping down because of an undisclosed family issue that had kept him away from the team for months. Luis Enrique said in a statement published by
Spain coach Luis Enrique resigned from the team on Wednesday, three months after temporarily stepping aside for personal reasons, with his number two Robert Moreno taking on the role permanently.
After 11 months in the job, 49-year-old leaves post Assistant Roberto Moreno takes over national teamLuis Enrique has stood down as coach of the Spanish national team due to a serious family problem, leaving his assistant Robert Moreno in charge until Euro 2020.
The former Barcelona manager had been absent during the last international break but had continued working from a distance and in a meeting held at his home in May the Spanish Football Federation had decided to wait for him. Continue...