The Girondins de Bordeaux boat is full of leaks.
This Monday, the Ultramarines launched a series of audio recordings undermining the internal management of the Girondins de Bordeaux. In a season already very tense between supporters and leaders, after the acquisition of GACP shares by King Street at the end of 2019, these new revelations have revived the movement demanding the departure of the American investment fund. The first two extracts made public by ultras from Bordeaux concern remarks made by Frédéric Longuépée, club president, and Antony Thiodet, ticketing and hospitality director.
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In the first recording the two men regret threats they and their families have allegedly suffered because of comments by several supporters. ” An insult False for the collective of supporters. The second recording, revealed this Tuesday, suggests Antony Thiodet regretting the “ charity »Which the club would show towards the clubs of its territory. ” Today, we don’t have a very strong relationship with our clubs. To strengthen the economic vitality of neo-Aquitaine football, it is therefore necessary to trigger reflexes in the heads of football leaders, explains the ticket director. So we are in a situation, if you write us a check for 3,000, to bring you a value of 10,000 or 15,000. A mercantile vision of relations with amateur clubs which shocked the Bordeaux ultras but also former players like Ludovic Obraniak or Benoit Trémoulinas, quoted in the extract. The Ultramarines have already indicated that other registrations will be revealed and intend to press for changes in the direction of the club. A petition has even been launched to demand the departure of King Street.
It rocks on the Atlantic coast.