Real Madrid appointed Spain national team coach Julen Lopetegui as its new coach today (Tuesdayl but he will take over duties once the 2018 World Cup is concluded.
But back in November, Julen Lopetegui ignited the debate about who the world’s best soccer player is.
That debate usually focuses on Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo, who have led Los Blancos to three straight Champions League titles.
“Messi is the best player in history,” Lopetegui said. “He has extraordinary players and a coach who has given him a plus”.