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Sadran: ‘We must keep hope’ for Toulouse – FRENCH FOOTBALL

by: Adam Smith


Sadran: 'We must keep hope' for Toulouse - FRENCH FOOTBALL 1

Toulouse FC president Olivier Sadran returned to his club’s situation on Monday after the dismissal of Antoine Kombouaré.

« This is the worst period in the club’s history The president of Toulouse FC said on Monday Olivier Sadran at a press conference, the day after coach Antoine Kombouaré said off after his club was eliminated in the French Cup by fans of Saint-Pryvé Saint-Hilaire (N2) (0-1) on Saturday.

“You don’t let a driftboat go”

« We are in a catastrophic situation, we are in bad shape and I am really ashamed of what we produce, but if we are there it is because we made mistakes Olivier Sadran, 50, said in an hour of my fault. The Toulouse FC he remains in ten losses in all competitions, the worst series in its history, and ranks last in Ligue 1 Conforama.

« We’ve made a lot of bad decisions and we didn’t finish last by chance. We’re going to ask the right questions, but we’re not going to drop a ship adrift. Announced. As for Kombouaré, Olivier Sadran insisted on ” separate the man that “is Appreciate » « catastrophic results of the man who spent only 83 days at the TFC, the most short-lived stage at the helm of the club.

Denis Zanko confirmed

The Chair confirmed the promotion of the former technical director of the training centre, Denis Zanko (55), who had already taken on a very short interim when Alain Casanova left last October, as the third coach of the Toulouse season. « Denis has all the required grades and is an assistant to finish the season and go beyond that. I thank you for taking on this challenge Said.

The president also reminded his players that ” your duty ». « We’re on Domino’s Ligue 2, but we can still go back to Ligue 1 Conforama. Five points (in the lawyer, NDLR) in 19 games, can increase and we must keep hope (…) Now, if we ever stay in Dominoes League 2, I’ll assume, but the players will have to do it too Hit.

Zanko, who arrived at the club in the summer of 2017, is the ninth coach of the Sadran era after Erick Mombaerts (2001-2006), Elie Baup (2006-2008), Alain Casanova (2008 -2015 and 2018-Oct 2019), Dominique Arribagé (2015-2016), Pascal Dupraz (2016- Jan 2018), Mickaa Jan 2018-June 2018) and Antoine Kombouaré (October 2019-January 2020). He trusted all the staff who had collaborated with Antoine Kombouaré, according to Sadran, and will lead the Toulouse team from Saturday at the Stadium for the reception of the Staderesto Bis 29 during the 20th day of ligue 1 Conforama. An already crucial match.

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