After a last particularly delicate exercise at the head of the LOSC, Gerard Lopez delivered his impressions on the one who is looming, this Tuesday.
After a first nightmarish season at the head of the LOSC, between fight against relegation until the last championship days and the controversial departure of the figurehead of his project in the person of Marcelo Bielsa, Gerard Lopez now intends to restore his coat of arms in the North. If his ambition remains good, witness the arrival of several recruits with interesting profiles such as Loic Remy, Jonathan Bamba or Jose Fonte, the owner of the Dogues has returned in more detail on the maneuvers of the club north of the remarks given to the 'France Media Agency.
"We have a block in the locker room, we no longer have these small cultural divisions"
"We have a much more balanced and experienced team than last year Our mercato is interesting and I we are going to have a lot more work, so we will have to get rid of it by the end of August, there should be four or five starts and two or three more reinforcements "first of all warned Gerard Lopez, decided to meet the needs of his coach Christophe Galtier.
In addition to being satisfied with the good work done this summer on the transfer market, Gérard Lopez delivered his analysis of the difficulties encountered during the last financial year, while showing his relaxation for those who will open in about ten days.
"We're starting to get something going"
"We've got some top players now, with a very sharp physical preparation, we've got a block in the locker room, we do not have those little ones anymore. cultural divisions, especially thanks to a more international staff, we have more binder and we felt good mood during the internship in Portugal.There is a serenity we lacked in the past.There are still a lot of things to settle but we begin to arrive at something that holds the road, "he was so pleased.
Finally, the businessman spoke of the potential departure of striker Nicolas Pépé, for which nothing seems fixed at present "We have not decided yet, we have offensive arguments so we will see at the end of the transfer window, but in no case that means that it will be sold, we do not push to sell it", Hispano-Luxembourgish.