Given the rumors about their coach Peter Bosz, announced on the bench, Olympique Lyonnais quickly denied it. In fact, the Rhône club has written a press release to remember his support for the Dutchman.
The situation is becoming urgent. Olympique Lyonnais. After three consecutive defeats, a new poor performance in Lens after the international break could already extend a significant distance with the podium. Suffice it to say that Peter Bosz would still be a little weaker. Because according to information from Foot Mercato, the defeat at home against Paris Saint-Germain (0-1) last Sunday caused a crisis match.
Gones’ coach would have been entitled to a call-up to director of football Vincent Ponsot, who would have threatened him with dismissal if he did not join the top three in the next five games. But that is not all. Our colleagues indicate that executives, starting with Captain Alexandre Lacazette, do not understand Peter Bosz’s choices. Some would be surprised by the retention of midfielder Thiago Mendes in central defense and would have complained to the management.
Olympique Lyonnais wishes to deny information from Foot Mercato
— Olympique Lyonnais (@OL) September 23, 2022
This article obviously upset Olympique Lyonnais, who were quick to react. In its press release, the club led by Jean-Michel Aulas assures that no crisis meeting has been held after last weekend’s scare. Regarding the situation of the coach, ” no ultimatum has been issued against Peter Bosz. The Lyon coach and his squad know a first half set for the truce but the club wants to remember that he has total confidence in Peter Bosz, his squad and his players and that he will do everything possible for the goals. to achieve Then the club brought up the alleged locker room criticism.
Lacazette only exchanged with Bosz
” Be it Alexandre Lacazette or other players, nobody has complained to the management about the tactics implemented by Peter Bosz. The captain also regularly exchanges with his coach, but has in no way come forward to question his choices. The choice of Thiago Mendès in central defense has never been questioned internally. The Brazilian’s match against Paris Saint Germain attests to his qualities to evolve in this position “, recalled the Olympique Lyonnais, which denounces “ totally wrong information, with the sole purpose of destabilizing the team “.