Girard appointed Lille boss
June 14, 2013
By Ian Holyman, France Correspondent
Garcia, 49, quit the Ligue 1 outfit to take over at Roma this week, and 59-year-old Girard had been many pundits' favourite to take over at the northern club.
"Lille has had just two coaches since I took on my post in 2002," Michel Seydoux said in a press release confirming the appointment. "It's Rene Girard we've chosen today to assure the future ...