Tag Archives: Julen Lopetegui

Julen Lopetegui’s Real Madrid Appointment Could Spell Trouble For Kepa Arrizabalaga’s Future At Athletic Club

Last year Kepa Arrizabalaga flirted with the idea of leaving Athletic Club to join Real Madrid, but ultimately decided to renew his contract with the Basques in January. He penned a new deal through 2025 that also contained an €80 million release clause. Then-manager Zinedine Zidane had a lot to do with Kepa’s decision as the Real Madrid coach continued

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Spain Coach Julen Lopetegui Praises Kepa, Iñaki, Yeray, and Nuñez As The Future Of The National Team

Spain coach Julen Lopetegui knows a thing or two about Basque football, being from the area himself. Since taking over the National Team in 2016 La Roja have been able to continue their success, but have also seen plenty of new faces join the squad. This summer he has called up Athletic goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga to the World Cup roster, while

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