Vicente Del Bosque

As a coach I wouldn't have wanted Neymar back, says Vicente del Bosque

Barcelona held several meetings with Paris St Germain to bring the Brazilian back to the Camp Nou two years after he walked out on them to join the French side for a world record fee of 222 million euros (about $245 million).

Sep 05, 2019, 19:31 PM IST

Spain not the only favourite to win FIFA World Cup, says ex-coach

Former Spain coach Vicente del Bosque on Wednesday said that the Spanish national team is not the only strong favourite to win the 2018 FIFA World Cup, set to kick off in Russia next week.

Jun 06, 2018, 20:33 PM IST

Spain manager Vicente Del Bosque quits after defending champions fail at Euro 2016

"Without a doubt, I have no intention to remain as coach, but you have to be discreet," Del Bosque said.

Jul 01, 2016, 09:01 AM IST

Euro 2016: Spain veteran Iker Casillas hints at retirement after team's defeat against Italy

De Gea made a string of saves to keep Spain within striking distance of Italy on Monday before Antonio Conte`s men got a late second goal for a 2-0 second-round win.

Jun 29, 2016, 22:31 PM IST

Euro 2016: Spain set for duel against Italy; England eye quarters vs Iceland

After finishing second in Group D, Spain find themselves on the same side of the draw as world champions Germany and hosts France -- both of whom advanced to the last eight on Sunday.

Jun 27, 2016, 13:16 PM IST

Euro 2016: Spain boss Vicente del Bosque expects the "real Italy" to turn up

Monday`s match will be the fourth time the teams have met in the last three European Championships and the sixth time in total, making it the tournament`s most played fixture.

Jun 27, 2016, 12:58 PM IST

Spain 1 - 0 Czech Republic: Gerard Pique header beats resolute Czechs in Euro 2016

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique headed a late winner as defending champions Spain overcame a resolute and determined Czech Republic 1-0 in their Group D opener in Toulouse on Monday.

Jun 13, 2016, 20:44 PM IST

UEFA Euro 2016: Vicente del Bosque`s Spain start treble bid under sex-scandal cloud

Spain have won their last three meetings with the Czech Republic and Del Bosque`s side are on an eight-game competitive winning streak.

Jun 13, 2016, 11:49 AM IST

Diego Costa no criminal, insists defiant Del Bosque

Costa`s repeated selection has been controversial ever since he was convinced by Del Bosque to turn his back on the country of his birth Brazil to play for Spain.

May 08, 2016, 18:21 PM IST

Spain football team was not afraid at all: Coach Vicente del Bosque

Del Bosque claimed that they wanted to play the game, but it's a matter of security.

Nov 18, 2015, 13:47 PM IST

I don't feel fixed in Spanish team: Alvaro Morata

Morata has to fight for a place alongside Diego Costa and Paco Alcacer.

Nov 11, 2015, 14:09 PM IST

2016 Euro qualifiers: David de Gea praised for Spain's win against Ukraine

Goalkeeper David de Gea was the hero as Spain capped their qualification for the 2016 European Championships with a 1-0 win away at Ukraine.

Oct 13, 2015, 19:28 PM IST

Coach Del Bosque coy on future after Spain seal Euro qualification

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has refused to confirm his role after next year's European Championships.

Oct 10, 2015, 19:36 PM IST

Spain look to cement berth for Euro 2016

The Spanish football team will assure its place in next summer's European Championship in France if it is able to defeat Luxembourg on Friday.

Oct 08, 2015, 19:08 PM IST

Pep Guardiola hails Vicente Del Bosque as 'perfect coach' for Spain

Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola said there is no one better qualified person than Vicente Del Bosque to manage Spain.

Oct 08, 2015, 12:34 PM IST

Injuries force Vicente del Bosque​ to make changes in Spain squad

 Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has made three changes in the 23-man squad for the Euro 2016 qualifying games against Luxembourg and Ukraine.

Oct 06, 2015, 17:23 PM IST

Goal-shy Spain frustrating fans and coach alike

Spain boss Vicente del Bosque tends to be the calmest and most loyal of coaches when faced with a crisis, but even his patience has worn thin after the European champions laboured to a 1-0 win over Macedonia on Tuesday.

Sep 09, 2015, 17:02 PM IST

Spain's David de Gea hoping to win back Manchester United spot

David de Gea is hoping to win back his place in goal at Manchester United after he played his first competitive match this season in Spain`s 1-0 Euro 2016 qualifying victory away to Macedonia on Tuesday.

Sep 09, 2015, 14:31 PM IST

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque defends misfiring Diego Costa

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has given strong backing to Diego Costa even after the Chelsea forward drew another blank in Saturday`s Euro 2016 qualifying victory at home to Slovakia.

Sep 06, 2015, 14:39 PM IST

Spain call on misfiring Diego Costa for key Slovakia clash

European champions Spain can take a big step towards securing the right to defend their title in France next year when Slovakia travel to Oviedo on Saturday defending a 100 percent record in qualifying Group C.

Sep 04, 2015, 09:44 AM IST