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Rubiales

[‚rü·bē′ā·lēz]
(botany)
An order of dicotyledonous plants marked by their inferior ovary, regular or nearly regular corolla, and opposite leaves with interpetiolar stipules or whorled leaves without stipules.
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Lopetegui was sacked for announcing he had agreed to take over Real Madrid immediately after the World Cup without the consent of Rubiales.
Rubiales said: "When I sacked Julen, I immediately called Hierro.
Rubiales, the President of the Royal Spanish Football Federation, stunned the football world on the eve of the competition when he dismissed boss Julen Lopetegui following his decision to become Real Madrid manager.
At a severely delayed press conference at Spainacutes World Cup base in Krasnodar, Rubiales appeared to say he felt Lopeteguiacutes decision to join Madrid so close to the start of the tournament obliged" him to take drastic action.
But in a staunch defence of their conduct, Perez insisted that Madrid had acted clearly and transparently and expressed his surprise that Rubiales had taken such drastic action.
Rubiales had been riled by being told of Lopetegui's decision to take the Real job just five minutes before it was made public.
'Madrid put its interests first, as did Lopetegui, and [Spanish Federation President Luis] Rubiales was left in a very tough spot.
"Fernando Hierro will assume the position of national coach during the World Cup in Russia and will appear before the media accompanied by the president of the RFEF, Luis Rubiales," said a short statement on the federation's website.
Following Tuesday's announcement Lopetegui would leave to take over at Real Madrid after the finals in Russia, Spanish Football Federation president Luis Rubiales decided to remove him from his post before a ball had even been kicked.
Spanish Football Federation president Luis Rubiales acted swiftly to remove Lopetegui, who it was announced on Tuesday will take over at Real from next season.
REUTERS/Felix Ordonez CAIRO -- 13 June 2018: The 2010 World Cup winner, Xavi Hernandez, believes that the Spanish Federation President, Luis Rubiales's decision to fire Julen Lopetegui was the right one, despite the crucial timing.
However, Spanish Football Federation president Luis Rubiales confirmed that they have decided to sack Lopetegui on the eve of the showpiece event.