Julen Lopetegui was the coach who gave Sergio Reguilon his chance at Real Madrid. After impressing in the preseason in 2018, Lopetegui promoted Reguilon directly to the first team. He has always had the utmost faith in the young player and directly requested Regui’s services once announced as manager of Sevilla.

When asked about Sergio Reguilon’s future after the game, Lopetegui expressed his hope that the Real Madrid loanee would continue with Sevilla: