Soccer: Nîmes Olympique leaves with Bompard

Unsurprisingly, to switch Nicolas Usaï, dismissed final week, as coach, the croco membership known as on Frédéric Bompard. The previous assistant of Rudi Garcia, 59, has signed till June 2024. He arrives with Thibault Giresse as assistant.

“We will not play the upkeep on a throw of the cube and we have been going for that.” Rani Assaf defined this Monday, November 21 why he had separated from Nicolas Usaï, thanked in the midst of final week. “In his dedication, his fundingmentioned the president of Nîmes Olympique, sixteenth in Ligue 2, he was nonetheless at 150% however that is not sufficient, one thing was lacking. The mayonnaise hadn’t set. In the way in which of enjoying, regardless of the final outcomes, it was too laborious.”

Nîmes Olympique pronounces the appointment of Frédéric Bompard as head coach of the primary group. He’s tied with the membership till the tip of the 2023/24 season.

Thibault Giresse will accompany him as assistant coach.

—? Nîmes Olympique (@nimesolympique) November 21, 2022

Solely his second expertise as a head coach

After Arpinon, Plancque and Usaï, Rani Assaf, who admitted having “poorly ready after Blaquart”, has subsequently determined to entrust his group to Frédéric Bompard, 59. The previous trustworthy assistant of Rudi Garcia in Dijon, Lille, Rome and Marseille, who signed up till June 2024, will dwell his second expertise as a fundamental coach.

Final February, he was appointed head of Guingamp, then seventeenth, after the dismissal of Mecha Bazdarevic. The Breton group, in opposition to whom, probability of the calendar, he’ll begin his mandate on December 26 on the Antonins stadium, had completed the season in ninth place, profitable six matches (7 attracts, 3 defeats) and shedding just one occasions within the final ten days.

“It is carrying, tiring and making an attempt to play the upkeep however you could not let go, all of the factors depend. Will probably be an actual commando operation”struck Frédéric Bompard who did the accounts: “There are 23 video games left to play, 69 factors to take, thirty are lacking. So now we have to win ten video games. It is simpler mentioned than accomplished…”

I’ll ask every participant: are you able to get on the bus with me, go to conflict with me?

If he is not “not in a rush” as a result of worldwide break, the brand new croco technician nonetheless “want to satisfy all of the gamers individually. Once I see them play, I really feel them concerned. I’ll contain them. It is like driving a bus. I am going to ask everybody: ‘Are you able to get on with me, to go to conflict with me? If you happen to come, you might be concerned. Alternatively, if you wish to go away, I go away you on the aspect of the highway and you do not come to trouble me..

That is the clear message of a person who calls himself“coaching coacht”, with an iron fist in a velvet glove”. Though he was born within the Paris area, in Asnières-sur-Seine, Bompard claims to have “the southern spirit”.

Follower of 4-3-3 and a “brief, on the bottom, properly licked” sport

On the pitch, his favourite system is the 4-3-3, which he is not going to use “if the standard of the gamers doesn’t lend itself to it”. What he desires to place in place, and which is maybe formidable for Ligue 2, is “a brief sport, on the bottom, properly licked. Having the ball, possession, combining on the edges, not stopping the gamers from going into the field to attain”. All, after all, “with out forgetting to defend”.

To assist him in his mission, which would require strengthening the workforce within the winter switch window – Assaf: “He has already given some precedence leads” –, Frédéric Bompard arrives with an assistant, poached from… Guingamp, Thibault Giresse, “a superb and clever boy, who strikes shortly and feels the sport properly”. The (new) cube are forged…

Frédéric Bompard additionally mentioned

Supporters “We’re going to want the supporters. The twelfth man is essential in this type of operation. Right here, in Nîmes, there’s a actual public, a craze for soccer. When you may play 12, at dwelling, c ‘is healthier.” On the tense relations between President Assaf and the Gladiators: “I am coming, I am model new, I am not in these issues. I advocate unity. If they’re supporters, it is as a result of they’re with we.”

Nimes Olympic “It is the spirit, Nîmes, the grinta, human values. Once I was a child, I collected Panini photos. The Kabyles, the Girards, I do know. The one who actually represented the Nîmes spirit was Kader Firoud.”

Positivity “Once we play upkeep, it is essential to be constructive. I solely need constructive individuals round me.”

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