Rafael Benitez good solution for Real Madrid: Vicente del Bosque
Rafael Benitez good solution for Real Madrid: Vicente del Bosque

Spain football team coach Vicente del Bosque said on Friday that a possible signing of Rafael Benitez as the new head coach for Real Madrid would be a "good solution".

Carlo Ancelotti left his mark on Spanish football: Vicente del Bosque
Carlo Ancelotti left his mark on Spanish football: Vicente del Bosque

Spain's national football team coach Vicente del Bosque said that ousted Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti "left his mark on Spanish football" and the possible replacement Rafael Benitez is "one of the world's greatest managers".

Diego Costa dropped from Spain squad
Diego Costa dropped from Spain squad

Chelsea striker Diego Costa has been omitted by Spain boss Vicente del Bosque from his 24-man squad for a friendly against Costa Rica and a Euro 2016 qualifier away to Belarus next month.

Vicente Del Bosque wants more constructive criticism of Spain
Vicente Del Bosque wants more constructive criticism of Spain

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has called for more constructive criticism and less negativity as the European champions prepare to take on Netherlands in a friendly in Amsterdam on Tuesday.

Spain look to continue with generational change in Dutch friendly
Spain look to continue with generational change in Dutch friendly

Spain football team coach Vicente Del Bosque will hand his fringe players the chance to show what they do when they face the Netherlands in a friendly, which has become more than just a friendly on Tuesday night.

Spain`s former glories not far away: Vincente del Bosque
Spain`s former glories not far away: Vincente del Bosque

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque insists his side are not as far away from the form that saw them win three consecutive major tournaments between 2008 and 2012 as their critics suggest.

Spain lacking experience in key Euro 2016 qualifier
Spain lacking experience in key Euro 2016 qualifier

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has a dilemma in picking his side to entertain Ukraine in their Euro 2016 football qualifying game in Seville on Friday night.

Spain new boys out to make a mark against Ukraine
Spain new boys out to make a mark against Ukraine

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has called up several new faces for Friday`s Euro 2016 qualifier at home to Ukraine with forward Juanmi and midfielder Vitolo among those keen to make a mark.

New York's David Villa could make Spain return, says Del Bosque
New York's David Villa could make Spain return, says Del Bosque

David Villa`s international career is not necessarily over and the striker could return to the squad and extend his Spain scoring record, coach Vicente del Bosque said on Tuesday.

Vincente del Bosque calls up Vitolo for Euro qualifier
Vincente del Bosque calls up Vitolo for Euro qualifier

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has called up in-form Sevilla midfielder Vitolo for the first time for the holders` Euro 2016 qualifier at home to Ukraine next Friday, while Chelsea forward Diego Costa returns to the squad.

Vicente Del Bosque backs struggling Iker Casillas
Vicente Del Bosque backs struggling Iker Casillas

Spain goalkeeper and captain Iker Casillas is unlikely to lose his place in the national side despite a recent poor run for his club Real Madrid, coach Vicente del Bosque said on Wednesday.

Joachim Low named best national manager in 2014 by IFFHS
Joachim Low named best national manager in 2014 by IFFHS

German Joachim Low has been named the world's best manager of national football teams in 2014 by the International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS) succeeding Spaniard Vicente del Bosque, who was the winner in 2012 and 2013.

Vicente Del Bosque upbeat despite year to forget for Spain
Vicente Del Bosque upbeat despite year to forget for Spain

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque is feeling positive about 2015 despite the shock of failure at this year`s World Cup and is confident he can successfully shepherd the team through qualification for Euro 2016.

Diego Simeone urges calm before 'high risk' Cup game
Diego Simeone urges calm before 'high risk' Cup game

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has called for an end to football-related violence as his team prepare to play their first game since the death on Sunday of a Deportivo La Coruna fan near the Atletico stadium.

Spain relieved ''annus horribilis'' is finally over
Spain relieved ''annus horribilis'' is finally over

At the start of 2014, Vicente del Bosque`s Spain were serious contenders to become only the third nation after Italy and Brazil to successfully defend their World Cup title.

Spain boss promises fireworks against Germany
Spain boss promises fireworks against Germany

Spain boss Vicente del Bosque has demanded his players put on a show as his rejuvenated side prepare to welcome Germany, the team that succeeded them as world champions, in Vigo on Tuesday.

Fledgling Spain face stern test against world champions Germany
Fledgling Spain face stern test against world champions Germany

An all-conquering Spain side were on the crest of a wave last time they faced Germany on the way to winning the 2010 World Cup but they now meet on Tuesday in what will be a stern test for a new fledgling team.

''Spain's Messiah'' Isco keeping feet on the ground
''Spain's Messiah'' Isco keeping feet on the ground

 Isco woke up on Sunday morning to newspaper headlines declaring him "the messiah Spain has been waiting for to revive past glories" but the gifted midfielder appears to have his feet firmly on the ground.

Spain, Germany have contrasting objectives
Spain, Germany have contrasting objectives

Spain and Germany will have different objectives when they play a friendly in Vigo on Tuesday in the first meeting between the European heavyweights since Spain`s 1-0 win in the semi-finals of the 2010 World Cup.

Spain fully committed despite Sergio Ramos comments, says Vicente del Bosque
Spain fully committed despite Sergio Ramos comments, says Vicente del Bosque

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has no doubts about the commitment of Diego Costa and other members of his squad following the suggestion from Sergio Ramos that they are not giving their all.