Official | Lucien Favre is leaving OGC Nice

OGC Nice and Lucien Favre have both this evening confirmed that their collaboration will end this season.

Speaking to Canal Plus tonight the Swiss manager had the following to say:

“I am leaving Nice, but I cannot say more… I cannot say more. (Asked if he is moving to Germany) Quite simply I cannot say more. These were two fantastic years here, I have learned a lot in France and it was superb to work here, the environment, the people, the club’s board everything was magnificent.”

OGC Nice President Rivière added in a statement:

“We want to thank him for the quality of the work he accomplished at the head of our team and for his tireless investment in our cause. He is a professional and a great man. We wish him the best of success for his next challenge.”

Despite his elusiveness, Favre is expected to be announced as Dortmund’s new manager on Monday or Tuesday.


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