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#Vicente del Bosque

# vicente-del-bosque - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

'It is very emotional for them': England stars struggle tactically, says World Cup-winning boss

Former Spain manager Vicente del Bosque believes England’s players might let their heart rule their head.

# vicente-del-bosque - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

Salah wouldn't improve Real Madrid – Del Bosque

Former Spain coach Vicente del Bosque believes no Liverpool player would improve Real Madrid’s team.

# vicente-del-bosque - Sunday 18 March, 2018

25 years on, the first ever Uefa Champions League makes you pine for a by-gone era

The tournament has grown from a small, exclusive club to a modern behemoth but sometimes bigger isn’t necessarily better.

# vicente-del-bosque - Saturday 23 July, 2016

'If not for Spain, I would be Wolves boss'

But for the slow mechanics of a takeover bid, the manager would be coaching the Championship club.

# vicente-del-bosque - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Former Porto boss named as Spain's new head coach

49-year-old Julen Lopetegui replaces Vicente del Bosque in the national job.

# vicente-del-bosque - Saturday 2 July, 2016

'I notified the whole Spain squad of my departure, except for Casillas'

The 65-year-old resigned as the national team boss following their Euro 2016 exit.

# vicente-del-bosque - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Vicente Del Bosque quits Spain job and football

His departure aged 65 comes just days after the reigning champions crashed out of Euro 2016.

# vicente-del-bosque - Saturday 11 June, 2016

Del Bosque defends De Gea over allegations over sexual abuse case

The Spain coach defended the goalkeeper, but could not guarantee that he would start in Monday’s Euro 2016 opener against Czech Republic.

# vicente-del-bosque - Thursday 2 June, 2016

'Spain favourites to win Euro 2016'

Alvaro Morata and Nolito guided the Spanish side to a 6-1 thumping of South Korea.

# vicente-del-bosque - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

No room for Isco or Saul Niguez as Spain finalise squad for Euros

Meanwhile, manager Vicente del Bosque has called on Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin to replace the injured Dani Carvajal.

# vicente-del-bosque - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

'It would be an injustice if Iniesta finishes his career without the Ballon d'Or'

His Copa del Rey masterclass earned him the 28th trophy of his career, but he has always been in Leo Messi’s shadow when it comes to individual awards.

# vicente-del-bosque - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

Diego Costa and Juan Mata left out of Spain's provisional Euro 2016 squad

Vincent Del Bosque springs a few surprises as his team look to win a third straight championship.

# vicente-del-bosque - Friday 25 March, 2016

Spanish coach Vicente del Bosque was absolutely laid out by the linesman last night

Was the 65-year-old looking for it?

# vicente-del-bosque - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Jose Mourinho has weighed in on the Fifa-FAI controversy

The FAI, earlier in the week, played down criticism following the emergence of this news.

# vicente-del-bosque - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Casilla makes goalkeeping howler as Germany beat Spain in 'clash of titans'

The Germans have been suffering something of a World Cup hangover with a run of poor form

# vicente-del-bosque - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Mata had 'no relationship' with Mourinho

“Maybe I feel my values more in England than in Spain,” the United midfielder added.

# vicente-del-bosque - Friday 17 October, 2014

End of an era: Euro 2016 will be del Bosque's last tournament as Spain coach

Del Bosque says he won’t seek a new contract in two years’ time.

# vicente-del-bosque - Friday 10 October, 2014

Spain's Andrés Iniesta 'f***ed' by Slovakia shock

Goals from Juraj Kucka and Miroslav Stoch handed the Eastern Europeans a memorable victory.

# vicente-del-bosque - Sunday 22 June, 2014

Casillas gets Spanish axe as Fabregas booted out of training session

Playmaker Xavi looks to have played his last international game as he misses out on the Australia clash through injury.

# vicente-del-bosque - Thursday 19 June, 2014

5 reasons why Spain failed so badly at this World Cup

The defending champions went out at the group stages after a lacklustre performance against Chile last night.

# vicente-del-bosque - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

As it happened: Spain v Chile, World Cup Group B

La Roja desperately need a win and face a Chile side who will be full of confidence.

# vicente-del-bosque - Sunday 15 June, 2014

Spain faced with stick or twist decision on jilted tiki-taka generation

Vicente del Bosque may opt to discard the very players that brought him so much success.

Spain better than in 2010, claims Torres

The one note of comfort for the world and European champions is that they also lost their first game in South Africa four years ago.

# vicente-del-bosque - Friday 13 June, 2014

As it happened: Spain v Holland, World Cup 2014 Group B

Spain took on Holland, as Group B got underway tonight.

Xavi: £30 million man Fabregas 'an important loss to Barcelona'

Spain coach Vicente Del Bosque insisted the transfer on the eve of the World Cup will have no negative impact on his squad.

'We will win or die by tiki-taka,' says Xavi on the eve of Holland rematch

The 34-year-old Spanish midfielder was in bullish form ahead of their Group B opener against the Dutch.

# vicente-del-bosque - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

5 reasons why Spain will win the World Cup

Strength in depth, a recent history of success and more factors in the Spanish side’s favour.

Check out Spain's incredible pre-World Cup tiki-taka training

This shows why they’re the current world champions!

# vicente-del-bosque - Thursday 5 June, 2014

Gerard Pique's only gone and revealed the price tag for Cesc Fabregas

Chelsea are reported to be leading the chase for the Barcelona midfielder.

# vicente-del-bosque - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Everton starlet Gerard Deulofeu called up for Spain's friendly with Bolivia

Vicente del Bosque has delayed naming his World Cup squad for a week.

# vicente-del-bosque - Friday 28 February, 2014

Brazilian-born Diego Costa set to make Spain debut against Italy

The Atletico Madrid player has scored 27 times in all competitions this season.

# vicente-del-bosque - Monday 17 June, 2013

Luis Suarez scored this free-kick for Uruguay but Spain get off to a flier in Brazil Confed Cup This post contains videos

Luis Suarez scored this free-kick for Uruguay but Spain get off to a flier in Brazil

This one goes out to you, Real Madrid.

# vicente-del-bosque - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Sevilla accept Manchester City bid for Jesus Navas

The 27-year-old has made 393 appearances in his 10 years with Los Nervioneses.

# vicente-del-bosque - Monday 27 May, 2013

Casillas, Torres named in Spain squad to face Ireland

Vicente del Bosque has named an extended Spanish squad ahead of the Confederations Cup next month.

# vicente-del-bosque - Saturday 30 March, 2013

Mourinho award fix claims: Macedonia admit Pandev vote error

Goran Pandev’s vote for FIFA Coach of the Year has been at the centre of some debate. It’s now over.

# vicente-del-bosque - Sunday 24 March, 2013

There's nothing wrong with Spain, insists Cazorla

The Arsenal man defended his teammates after their disappointing draw with Finland.

# vicente-del-bosque - Friday 22 March, 2013

FIFA release Goran Pandev's ballot sheet in bid to prove he voted for del Bosque

The Napoli striker backed up Jose Mourinho’s claims that voting for FIFA Coach of the Year had been rigged against him.

# vicente-del-bosque - Sunday 21 October, 2012

Del Bosque picks Pirlo for Ballon d'Or

Italy fell to a 4-0 loss to Spain in the Euro 2012 final this year, but the 33-year-old remains widely regarded as one of the best in his position after some stellar performances at the tournament.

# vicente-del-bosque - Friday 21 September, 2012

Del Bosque hints at quitting football after Spain role

Former Madrid supremo suggests this job is the pinnacle of a a manager’s career.

# vicente-del-bosque - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

Night of history: behind the scenes on Spain's moment of crowning glory

As the sun came up over Kiev following Sunday’s Euro 2012 final, Miguel Delaney met Spain’s history boys.

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