Luis Enrique

Sergio Reguilon to replace injured Jose Gaya in Spanish squad for FIFA WC qualifiers

Gaya was substituted in the 75th minute of the 4-0 win over Georgia on Sunday because of a muscle injury.

published on : 6th September 2021

FIFA World Cup qualifiers: Luis Enrique names Spain squad with seven changes from Euro 2020

Among those missing were four players who also played with Spain in the Tokyo Olympics - Pedri González, Pau Torres, Mikel Oyarzabal and Dani Olmo.

published on : 26th August 2021

Blunt attack, no finisher: Profligate Spain pay the penalty against Italy

In keeping with his tournament, Juventus striker Alvaro Morata was both hero and villain.

published on : 7th July 2021

Spain frustrated by 'strange' block on foreign fans at Euro semi-final

A crowd of 60,000 will be permitted for both semi-finals and the final at the home of English football as coronavirus restrictions are eased.

published on : 6th July 2021

Euro 2020 semifinal preview: Italy take on Spain in clash of the undefeated

This might be a match between teams who have almost forgotten what it feels like to lose -Spain has only one defeat in its last 29 games — but Italy looks to have the edge, at both ends of the field.

published on : 6th July 2021

Spain's 'leader' Luis Enrique out to settle old scores with Italy

Without Ramos, or any other Real Madrid player for the first time in Spain's history at a major tournament, the Madrid press cried foul, claiming La Furia Roja would lack leadership.

published on : 5th July 2021

Euro 2020: Unai Simon taught us important lesson in football, says Spain coach Luis Enrique

Spain coach Luis Enrique praised goalkeeper Unai Simon for the way he reacted to his mistake in the round of 16 match against Croatia.

published on : 29th June 2021

Spain, Croatia peaking ahead of Euro 2020 knockout game

All eyes will be on Croatia's Luka Modric for his goal-scoring and Spanish Striker Alvaro Morata for the lack of it.

published on : 27th June 2021

Morata not the only one responsible for goals, says Spain coach Luis Enrique

Morata is under pressure after missing a golden chance against the Swedes, whose 1-0 victory over Slovakia on Friday means all four teams in Group E are still in the mix to reach the last 16. 

published on : 19th June 2021

Striker Morata singled out as Spain struggles to score at Euro 2020

Morata wasn’t the only one missing chances against Sweden, but he was the one being singled out by Spanish fans and media.

published on : 15th June 2021

Euro 2020: 'No excuses', says manager Luis Enrique as Spain get set for Sweden 

Spain captain Sergio Busquets is still self-isolating at home while defender Diego Llorente was only allowed to rejoin the group on Saturday after giving a fourth consecutive negative test.

published on : 14th June 2021

Spain line up Euro reserves in case of Covid outbreak ahead of tournament

Sergio Busquets left the team's pre-Euro 2020 training camp on Sunday, while the rest of the squad tested negative after their friendly draw with Portugal in Madrid at the weekend.

published on : 8th June 2021

Euro 2020 Group E: Spain's new generation faces task of restoring former glories

Luis Enrique is looking forward rather than to the past for inspiration as he controversially left out Sergio Ramos due to his fitness problems.

published on : 5th June 2021

EURO 2020: Luis Enrique banking on Spain's youth movement

The major concern in Spain’s defense. Ramos, one of the main holdovers from the title-winning days, took the team’s penalty kicks and provided on-field leadership.

published on : 2nd June 2021

Spain announces Euro Cup squad sans single Real Madrid player; Aymeric Laporte gets call

Captain Sergio Ramos, the 35-year-old Real Madrid captain has struggled with injury this season and has featured just five times since the start of the year. 

published on : 24th May 2021
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