Fernando Hierro steps down from Spain role

Hierro has decided to

Luis Enrique Martinez has been officially appointed the new coach of the Spanish national team.

It emerged on Sunday that Rubiales was to put forward Lopetegui's successor to the RFEF's board on Monday and, shortly after doing so, Luis Enrique's appointment was made official.

Former Barcelona coach Luis Enrique is set to be named as the new manager of the Spain national team, according to widespread reports in the country.

The national team's then sporting director Fernando Hierro stepped in hastily to replace him and led Spain to the last 16, before stepping down after the tournament.

Fernando Hierro has quit his role as Spain's national team head coach following La Furia Roja's Second Round exit at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation.

Hierro, 50, was placed in temporary charge of Spain after they sacked Julen Lopetegui on the eve of the tournament.

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Meanwhile, NAIJ.com previously had reported that Spain's Fernando Hierro has resigned from his coaching job with the Royal Spanish Football Federation.

Enrique will also be taking over a team shorn of captain Andres Iniesta, who has retired from global football.

The Spanish FA hope to see this, too, and while the 48-year-old won't give one-to-one interviews, his players are thought to be allowed to do so. I like his commitment and he has turned down better paid jobs in order to coach Spain.

Enrique's first game in charge will be a Uefa Nations League game away to England at Wembley Stadium on Sept 8.

The former Spain global has also turned down the option to return to his previous role of sports director.

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