July 27, 2021

Christophe Galtier at OGC Nice, it’s imminent!

There are no longer any doubts. Christophe galtier will succeed Patrick Vieira on the bench OGC Nice. The formalization of his arrival at the Gym should fall in the coming days, according to information from RMC Sport.

LOSC Mercato: Christophe Galtier expected in Nice

After an excellent season on the bench of LOSC, crowned with the title of champion of France, Christophe galtier made the decision to leave the northern club this summer. The French coach wants to take up a new challenge under other skies and has already let the Lille leaders know. This desire to start has attracted the attention of several teams. A time announced in Naples or on the side of Olympique Lyonnais to take the place of Rudi Garcia, Christophe Galtier should finally settle down at OGC Nice for next season.

Excited by the Aiglons project, the former Saint-Etienne coach did not hesitate for long to decide on his future. According to information from RMC Sport, the two parties have already concluded an agreement and Christophe galtier should join the Gym in the coming days. If nothing is official yet on this file, it will not be long.

The Gym does not intend to overpay

For his part, the president of LOSC wishes to keep his trainer at least until the end of his lease expiring in June 2022. But Olivier Létang knows that it is impossible to hold him against his will. To give yourself time to replace Christophe galtier, Lille management wants the Gym to clarify its position for the coach as quickly as possible.

President Olivier Létang has also put pressure on the Gym, asking the Aiglons to clarify their position. Lille would claim the full price, around € 18 million to let Galtier go. Except that the Gym, worn by the billionaire Jim Ratcliffe, does not intend to overpay. According to the sports daily, an agreement between the two teams should be found for a check between 2 and 3 M €. This movement will become official in the coming days.