By Quentin Marais
The story started off so well that it was hard not to see it lasting. Started in 2021, the link between Toulouse FC and Philippe Montanier has been extended, this Wednesday, July 6, 2022, a few weeks before the return to Ligue 1.
Tied to TFC until 2024
Arrived to replace Patrice Garande, after the failure of the rise in the elite following the lost barrage against the FC Nantes, the technician who worked for Boulogne-sur-Mer, Real Sociedad, Rennes or even Standard de Liège, is back for another season. He signed for two seasons last summer. A guarantee of stability for Toulouse FC who returned to Ligue 1 in the spring of 2022, two years after leaving it. loyal deputy of Philippe Montanier, Michael Debeve, who had followed the coach to Lens and Standard de Liège, is also continuing the adventure in the Pink City until 2024.
Delighted coach and president
On the TFC website, Philippe Montanier said to himself ” delighted “ to be able to prolong the adventure on Ramier Island. ” This was great news when the President offered to extend my contract. It’s a great adventure that continues, with this desire to go a long way together,” he savored.
For his part, Damien Comolli, the president of Toulouse, also showed his satisfaction, recalling that the host of the bench had ” fully met the objectives when he got here. We want to be part of the long term and it is therefore logical that he continues the adventure with us. The style of play he offers fits perfectly with our identity, our culture”.
The preparation is well done
The Violets, who returned to the field on Thursday June 23, 2022 after five and a half weeks of vacation, went to Navata, Spain, a few days later. It was at the end of this training week on the other side of the Pyrenees that they played their first friendly match, 2-0 winner against Nimes. As a reminder, they will face Troyes July 8 in Tulle, Paul on July 12 in Tarbes, the Real Sociedad July 16 in Zubieta, Osasuna July 19 in Tajonar, Montpellier July 23 in Agde, and finally Clermont July 30 in Aurillac. The big start in Ligue 1 will be launched on Sunday August 7, at 1 p.m., against Pleasant, at the stadium.
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