Former Barcelona and the Spanish midfielder Xavi Hernandez, said the Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) made the «correct decision» by firing team coach Julen Lopetegui, in an interview from Moscow on Wednesday. «I think it was the correct decision, otherwise a pretty complicated situation would have emerged due to his arrangements, in particular, the official arrangements with Real Madrid... Еще,» said Xaxi. Earlier today, Lopetegui was sacked after agreeing to take the helm at Real Madrid following the World Cup. It has been widely reported that RFEF President Luis Rubiales was given only five minutes warning. The decision comes just two day before their opening World Cup game against Portugal.