Luis Enrique has conquered Italy with his sportsmanship, but also Spain: the Iberian football federation renews his contract until 2024.
The exceptional demonstration dfair play provided by Luis Enrique on the occasion of the defeat on penalties against the Azzurri of Roberto Mancini did not leave the Italian fans insensitive. It is truly an honor to know that a gentleman of this caliber will cheer on Italy on Sunday evening, on the occasion of the final of the European Championships against England.
The dramatic story of the death of his daughter Xana, who died at the age of 9 of a rare form of cancer, kept him off the Spanish bench for nearly six months. No one can ever repay him for such an excruciating loss, but his cycle driving the “Red Furies” it is not finished with Euro 2020: despite the defeat in the semifinal against the‘Italy, the former coach of Rome and Barcelona is about to sign the renewal of his contract until 2024.
In addition to the world championships in Qatar next summer, therefore, Luis Enrique he can try to make up for it in the next edition of the European Championships, in Germany. Obviously we will still cheer for Italy, but a special sympathy for Spain, thanks to him, will certainly have many.