Julen Lopetegui named new Wolverhampton manager

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Julen Lopetegui, new Wolverhampton manager

The Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui will lead the team. the English Wolverhampton, replacing the dismissed Bruno Lage, confirmed this Saturday the Premier League club, which explained that the Basque will become charge of the first team on November 14.

“Julen is a top-level coach, with excellent experience, and we are very happy to have reached an agreement to bring him in. From the beginning, Julen has been “He is our number one choice to manage the Wolves, and we look forward to welcoming him and his team when they join us in the coming weeks.” Wolves president Jeff Shi.

Lopetegui, 56, returns like this. He returned to the bench after being dismissed as coach of Sevilla FC, which he to conquer his sixth Europa League, on October 5 after the defeat against Borussia Dortmund (1-4) in the group stage of the Champions League.

Previously, he had managed Porto , the Spanish national team and Real Madrid. “Subject to being granted work permits, Lopetegui and his team will take over the Molineux Stadium after the Premier League match against Arsenal, giving him the World Cup period to prepare for his first match I'll take over for the Wolves at the end of December,” he said. the club.