Luis Enrique

Former Spain coach Luis Enrique’s daughter loses cancer battle

Former Spain coach Luis Enrique has announced the death of his nine-year-old daughter Xana following a battle with cancer.

Aug 30, 2019, 09:52 AM IST

Euro 2020: Spain register 2-1 win over Norway following Sergio Ramos penalty

Spain made a slick start and took the lead at Valencia`s Mestalla stadium when Rodrigo Moreno volleyed in Jordi Alba`s cross from close range in the 16th minute and continued to dominate proceedings without carving out many clear chances.

Mar 24, 2019, 14:12 PM IST

Barcelona extend coach Ernesto Valverde's contract until 2020

The announcement is a huge vote of confidence in Valverde, whose future with the club looked uncertain after he said last December that he did not know what he would be doing the following year.

Feb 15, 2019, 16:10 PM IST

Football has been unfair to us: Spain coach Luis Enrique

Spain still top Group 4 with six points after four games but to reach the final round they need England to draw with Croatia in the group finale on Sunday. 

Nov 16, 2018, 13:54 PM IST

UEFA Nations League: ''Lazy'' midfield, ''suicidal'' defence, Spain stung by England loss

Spain fought back in the second half with two goals but it was not enough to prevent Luis Enrique from suffering his first defeat since taking over in July.

Oct 16, 2018, 16:59 PM IST

UEFA Nations League: Spain coach Luis Enrique hails England manager Gareth Southgate ahead of face off

Spain made a comeback to beat England 2-1 at Wembley last month and Luis Enrique warned his players to be wary of England`s aerial threat.  

Oct 16, 2018, 00:13 AM IST

Football: Striker Paco Alcacer roars back to life for Spain after wilderness years

The Borussia Dortmund striker, on loan from Barcelona, has scored nine goals in five games for club and country in a sensational streak of form.

Oct 12, 2018, 18:02 PM IST

UEFA Nations League: Spain hand Croatia worst-ever defeat, maul World Cup runners-up 6-0

Spain on Tuesday handed World Cup runners-up Croatia their biggest ever defeat after a 6-0 rout in the Nations League group match in Elche, Spain.

Sep 12, 2018, 14:24 PM IST

Spain’s new coach Enrique promises ‘evolution and surprises’

Famous for their tiki-taka possession-based passing game, Spain struggled at this summer’s World Cup having been one of the favourites heading into the tournament. 


Jul 20, 2018, 14:02 PM IST

Spanish Football Federation appoint Luis Enrique as coach

President of the federation Luis Rubiales announced the appointment of head coach and sporting director during a press conference on Monday.

Jul 09, 2018, 18:16 PM IST

PSG deny news of Barcelona coach Luis Enrique taking over next season

The French media on Thursday listed a few favourites to take over the capital team, including Enrique and current Chelsea coach Antonio Conte.

Mar 23, 2018, 14:32 PM IST

La Liga Season Finale Preview: Real Madrid on verge of long-awaited title

Barca need to beat Eibar at home to have any chance of a third straight title in outgoing coach Luis Enrique`s farewell to the Camp Nou.

May 20, 2017, 18:21 PM IST

I will cherish the memories of coaching Lionel Messi, says Luis Enrique

Messi blew the La Liga title race wide open once more by scoring twice to bring up his 500th Barcelona goal in a thrilling 3-2 win at Real Madrid on Sunday.

Apr 25, 2017, 20:06 PM IST

El Clasico: Lionel Messi's 500th goal guides Barcelona to 3-2 win over Real Madrid

But Barca looked well on the road to victory when Ivan Rakitic`s stunning effort put the visitors 2-1 in front before Madrid captain Sergio Ramos was sent off for a wild lunge on Messi.

Apr 24, 2017, 08:34 AM IST

Champions League: Unrepentant Barcelona boss Luis Enrique plots another Euro revival

The Spanish champions suffered back-to-back defeats at Malaga and Juventus in the past week to severely damage their hopes of winning La Liga or the Champions League.

Apr 14, 2017, 20:23 PM IST

Barcelona boss Luis Enrique takes blame for team's embarrassing 3-0 defeat to Juventus

Barcelona lost 0-4 against Paris Saint-Germain in the round of 16, only to win the return leg 6-1 and go through 6-5 on aggregate.

Apr 12, 2017, 17:15 PM IST

Juventus vs Barcelona: Luis Enrique slams Barca after 3-0 defeat in Champions League quarter-final

Enrique said the word "nightmare" no less than four times as he struggled to explain how Barca, who arrived in Turin on the back of a 2-0 league reverse to Malaga, failed to respond.

Apr 12, 2017, 11:40 AM IST

Luis Enrique confirms he will 'not be coaching Barcelona next season', to take year-long sabbatical

Guardiola did the same thing before eventually accepting the Bayern Munich job.

Apr 05, 2017, 14:01 PM IST

La Liga: Lionel Messi shines as Barcelona crush Celta Vigo 5-0; Real Madrid thrash Eibar 4-1

An inspired performance by Messi on Saturday raised Barca hopes of a miraculous Champions League fightback from 4-0 down against Paris Saint-Germain next Wednesday.

Mar 05, 2017, 10:06 AM IST

On Luis Enrique's announcement: We didn't expect it but it is an understandable decision, says Luis Suarez

Enrique cited the daily grind of the pressure as Barca boss and insisted he needed time to rest as he explained on Wednesday the reasons behind his decision to step down.

Mar 03, 2017, 22:10 PM IST