Since the dismissal of Diogo Oliveira, Karl Vinsonneau has been acting at the head of the Avignon club for a period which was not defined but which had to end quickly. “I have other hats and we have to face the facts, I can’t do everything. It was an interim and it was decided with the directing office. It was easier for me to bear the current pressure and especially that of defeats rather than let go of the group with a new coach he did not know, ”assures Karl Vinsonneau.
A head already known
The club which ensured floor on the recruitment of a new coach had it already in its luggage since it is the current coach of the reserve team evolving in Pre National Geoffrey Martinez who takes the head of the group whose objective Still and always remains to be maintained and perpetuated in National 2. “We had decided to integrate it little by little since his arrival this summer. We are rather on the same wavelength on a lot of things. Geoffrey will be able to intervene quickly on certain things to change the situation. Some processes will return to normal or be different. He is competent, he wants to and I have complete confidence in him. We were wrong once. We do not release the first team like that by chance.
“My story is part of the Vaucluse”
Pure product from Nîmes, born in the prefecture of Gars, having made his ranges within the eponymous club, even winning a title of national champion of France in under 18 years, the 33-year-old guy is impatient to embark on this new challenge. “I have been training since I was 22 years old. I have always been passionate about technique and analysis. Everything was done in the best possible way to allow the group to adapt. We will quickly get to work. I can’t wait to start ”loose Geoffrey Martinez who has a profile noticeably similar to that of his start.
He started at the national female level before coaching a national training under 18 then joined the Hérault Committee on the female sector. A new challenge awaits him with this experience at the men’s national level with Avignon. “I was in search and I was very quickly stopped in Avignon because I had heard of the new project of the new management team through the relationships of players that I knew. I had a great feeling with the management. On really the same view of things. We are in a very healthy environment. The objective will be to continue the business work with Karl, to make this team want again, to give it back the means to win some cars have forgotten that they had the ability to win even if on a beautiful have points in common , I will try to put my little touch to it to try to maintain the group. “