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Gillot hits out at critics

March 29, 2013
By Ian Holyman, France Correspondent
Bordeaux coach Francis Gillot has claimed his side are being unfairly singled out as the French media's whipping boys, despite enjoying "a better season than last year".

After finishing fifth in Ligue 1 in his maiden campaign at the Stade Chaban-Delmas, Gillot has this season guided Les Girondins into the quarter-finals of the Coupe de France and steered them to the last-16 of the Europa League, seeing off Dynamo Kiev en route before succumbing to Benfica.

However, his team's ...

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