Marseille found new coach. The former European champion who for 1.5 years going through hard times, agreed on all the Rudi Garcia and Thursday, October 20 is the “new boss” on the field. The 52 year old technician some time earlier had solved the cooperation of the Roma. Then signed a 2, 5 year contract with Marseille in order to lead it as high as possible in Ligue 1.
Garcia, had been removed from the Roma from January but typically his contract did not expire until Thursday. The owner of the French team, Frank McCourt, expects a lot from Garcia both directly and indirectly. He said the “big boss” of Marseille: “When I meet Rudi, he told me once that he wanted to win the Champions League.” I knew immediately that he was the man for the job. Rudi is a man of great character with a lot of energy and we share the same vision for the Olympic Marseille ”
Garcia, is a fact that many times has been shown to possess leadership qualities. First, when a technician Lille which led to the conquest of the Ligue 1 championship and then the Coupe de France in 2010-11. Then the French coach took over the coaching Roma wherever there played an important role. Especially in the international scene when during the first two years of the Italian team, and of course everyone knows that won the title of coach of the year in France in 2011, 2013 and 2014.
Everyone recognizes that Garcia is well aware of the various problems is a new team, but has a way to take care to change the psychology of the players and over time lead slowly their successes and of course high in the general classification. Marseille is currently in 12th place and is definitely enough from the top.
200 million euros in 5 years depth
Garcia agreed term contract 2, 5 years and takes the position resigned, Frank Passi who all admit that he had help Marseille rather than the various problems that existed with the administration. Garcia in hitherto career as a coach has gone from St. Etienne, Dijon, Le Mans, Lille and Roma while ago as a footballer was playing as midfielder. She had worn the vest of Caen and Lille.
Recruitment Garcia comes three days after the change of ownership in Marseille, the American Frank Mc Court follow to buy the majority package of shares for the sum of EUR 45 million. So the official presented the new technician was Friday noon.
The new administration of Marseille should not forget that in 5 years depth has promised Garcia how to spend the amount of 200 million euros in order to help strengthen the team and to be able then to claim titles in and outside France. The first objective of Garcia fill again Velodrome Stadium and regain the confidence fans for their team …