He was once cited as the big favorite to succeed Corinne Deacon at the head of the French women’s team. But Gérard Prêcheur will finish the season well at the head of the Paris Saint-Germain women, despite his success and his popularity rating with many internationals. He was not even interviewed by the FFF commission responsible for finding the new tenant of the Banc des Bleues, unlike in particular Jocelyn Gourvennec or Hervé Renard, whose appointment is strongly anticipated.
“Am I disappointed not to have been approached directly by the FFF? I don’t have time to ask myself the question, “reacted the 63-year-old technician on Friday. on RMC Sport. The desire not to destabilize the D1 championship (PSG is currently 2nd, one point behind Lyon) could explain this non-solicitation of Prêcheur, who however does not appreciate the appointment process.
A comparison with politics
“It reminds me of films about presidential campaigns: there are betrayals, low blows… I have five matches in a fortnight, all my energy is for these five matches. We will take a step back afterwards to analyze the situation or not. »
PSG play a semi-final of the Coupe de France, this Saturday against Evian-Thonon then will continue with the quarter-final first leg of the Champions League, Wednesday at home against the Germans of Wolfsburg.