Julen Lopetegui – Real Madrid separates from the coach of The football club is responding to the ongoing miss success in the Spanish League and the Champions League. The successor could be Conte, the Italians Antonio. © Photo: Manu Fernandez/Reuters

Julen Lopetegui is now no longer the coach of Real Madrid. The Club announced after a Board meeting in Madrid. The former coach of the B-team, the Argentine Santiago Solari, will in the meantime assume. Solari – a former Real-professional – will sit on Wednesday in the Cup duel at Melilla, and also on Saturday in the League game against Real Valladolid on the bench.

According to the rules of the Spanish football Association, an interim coach is allowed to train only for a maximum of two weeks A-Team, without that he will be appointed the new coach and a contract. According to media reports, club President Florentino Pérez for the redundant Lopetegui wants to commit to the currently joblosen Italians Antonio Conte or the former Real Coach and current Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho.

Real Madrid had lost on Sunday against arch-rivals FC Barcelona 1:5. In the Spanish soccer League La Liga, Real has brought in the past five Games, with only one point. With 14 points from ten Games, the Royal are currently available only on table space nine.