“Lion” got tired of waiting

22nd June, 2011 | Posted by Football Info

“Lion” canceled the contract with the coach Claude Puel, who could not make it the strongest in France for three years, but brought to the semifinals of the Champions League.
“Lion” parted with the head coach Claude Puel, who in three seasons failed to win the club championship in France.
“From this day, Claude Puel is no longer the coach of “Lyons” – announced French club late on Monday. Puel moved to the “Lion” from “Lille” in June 2008, just after the team under Alain Perrin’s command became the strongest in the country of the seventh time and made the first “golden double”, winning the championship and the Cup of France.
Puel could not continue the winning streak of “Lyons.” Last season, the team took third place after the “Olympic” and “Lille”. But in times of Puel Leon players achieved their best result in Europe – have reached the semifinals of the Champions League 2009/10 UEFA and lost to the “Bavaria”.
Puel was under the contract to work for another year. His successor will struggle in the League with champion-2011/12 round of the playoffs.

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