Captain of the Girondins de Bordeaux, Laurent Koscielny is pushed out by Gérard Lopez, who wants to get rid of the big salaries.
Is this the end of the adventure between the Girondins de Bordeaux and Laurent Koscielny? For now, the French international is still a Bordeaux player. But the will of the Girondin leaders is clearly to separate from Laurent Koscielny, who benefits in Aquitaine from an extraordinary contract, signed at the time by GACP. During an interview with Gérard Lopez and Admar Lopes, the 2016 European vice-champion was told that his departure was desired by management and that a financial agreement had to be found. A shock for the captain of the Girondins de Bordeaux, who broke the silence in the columns of L’Equipe by explaining that he did not expect at all such an announcement. Always motivated by the idea of playing and defending the Bordeaux colors, Laurent Koscielny does not intend to abdicate so quickly.
In shock, Koscielny wants to stay in Bordeaux
Breaking | Laurent Koscielny (36) has been informed that he is being excluded from the Bordeaux 1st team indefinitely. More follows.
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“They just told me that this was their new strategy, and that we would find a solution with the CFO so that everything went well for everyone. I am a footballer, so my passion is primarily to play. Then also to set an example for my partners, as captain. So, I took it very hard. We will say it was a good fist in the face. But I am a fighter, I will continue to fight and do what it takes to stay at a high level and help the collective so that the team has the best possible results ” details Laurent Koscielny before continuing. “Leave the ship like that, then there, not at all. I want to fight for the team to get the maintenance as quickly as possible. There are people here who deserve to be given to stay in L1, those who surround us on a daily basis ” warned Laurent Koscielny, who will not leave Bordeaux so easily. Gérard Lopez is warned …