Sportingly on the edge of the precipice, the Girondins de Bordeaux have decided to clean up their workforce. Meanwhile, Gérard Lopez is looking for financial support for the future.
When Gérard Lopez took control of the Girondins, the Bordeaux supporters dreamed of seeing their team achieve what Lille had done, but after several disappointing seasons it is the worst that looms for the club with the scapular. Even if the formation of Petkovic has not yet tasted the relegation zone, it is a miracle, and given the current performances of Benoît Costil and his teammates, it will not be long before Bordeaux flirt with a little closer with even more dangerous places. Following the fiasco against OM, strong decisions were taken with the sidelining of Laurent Koscielny and several other players, a strong choice a few days before a trip to Rennes which smells of powder, the Breton club being he too in an area of turbulence. But if sporting the Girondins are badly, financially it is not the party either.
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This season, and despite a fairly substantial deficit, we are talking about an amount of 43 million euros, the Girondins de Bordeaux should pass in front of the National Management Control Department without too many problems, it is the 2022-2023 season. that worries. Even to the point that Gérard Lopez is already looking for support so as not to see the club sink a little more. ” In recent weeks, Gérard Lopez has increased contacts with financiers, Anglo-Saxons in particular, to convince them to accompany him in the Bordeaux adventure. », Explains the sports daily, which quotes a close relative of the file which specifies that there will be a real accounting problem if the owner of the Girondins de Bordeaux does not find cash.