Vicente del Bosque Gonz?lez, 1st Marquis of Del Bosque (Spanish pronunciation: [bi????ente ?øel ???ýoske œon????ale??]; born 23 December 1950) is a former Spanish footballer and World Cup-winning manager. He is currently the manager of the Spanish national football team. After taking over from Luis Aragon??s who had led Spain to European success in Euro 2008, del Bosque went on to manage the national team to the conquest of their first-ever World Cup in 2010. Del Bosque is also known for having coached Real Madrid from 1999 to 2003, the most successful period in the club’s modern era. He has worked for many years with assistant coach Toni Grande. Along with Italian Marcello Lippi, they are the only football managers who have won both the UEFA Champions League and the World Cup.