Girondins de Bordeaux

FEATURE | How Paulo Sousa steadied the ship at Bordeaux

Paulo Sousa took the reins at FC Girondins de Bordeaux on...

Laurent Koscielny went off in tears vs St Étienne yesterday, but ankle seems ok

RMC report that initial examinations of 34-year-old Bordeaux central defender Laurent Koscielny’s ankle are promising, and that the ex-Arsenal man does not appear to have suffered from any Achilles damage. The centre back was withdrawn in the 24th minute of … Read more »

Laurent Koscielny: “I left Arsenal with my head held high.”

Speaking as part of an exclusive interview with L’Équipe, Bordeaux defender Laurent Koscielny discussed his departure from Arsenal. As part of justifying your return, you evoked less of an intensity in Ligue 1. Does that mean that you still are at … Read more »

Bordeaux suspend 3 youth academy players for physically assaulting 15-year-old team-mate

Bordeaux yesterday announced in a statement that they have suspended three youth academy players after they committed physical assault on a 15-year-old team-mate. “We learned of a serious incident that took place between four young people at the training centre … Read more »

Exclusive | Bordeaux Chairman Joe DaGrosa defends summer transfer window that focused on free signings

Speaking as part of the inaugural episode of the Get French Football News Presidents Podcast, Bordeaux Chairman Joe DaGrosa sought to explain his club’s summer transfer window policy which focused heavily on free transfer signings. “First of all, it is really … Read more »