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Social media reaction to Spain’s decision to sack coach Julen Lopetegui

Lopetegui left his role one day before the World Cup kicks off.

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Julen Lopetegui has left his Spain job (Adam Davy/PA)

Julen Lopetegui has left his Spain job (Adam Davy/PA)

Julen Lopetegui has left his Spain job (Adam Davy/PA)

Spain’s World Cup preparations are in disarray after coach Julen Lopetegui was sacked on the eve of the tournament.

The 51-year-old was removed from his post on Wednesday morning, just two days before Spain’s Group B opener with Portugal and less than 24 hours after his appointment as Real Madrid boss.

Here, Press Association Sport looks at the social media reaction to Lopetegui’s sacking.

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