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21 August 2014
Girard rues wasteful Lille after Porto loss
Lille coach Rene Girard claimed his side had more opportunities than Porto, who were 1-0 winners in their UEFA Champions League play-off.
20 August 2014
Expect goals in Lille-Porto clash, says Girard
Lille coach Rene Girard said he is predicting a free-flowing UEFA Champions League play-off first leg against Porto on Wednesday.
16 August 2014
Girard concedes Lille lucky to surpass Caen
Lille coach Rene Girard conceded his men were lucky to win their Ligue 1 clash on the road at Caen on Friday.
6 August 2014
Girard warns Lille they cannot switch off
Lille's Rene Girard warned his team they cannot switch off like against Grasshopper if they are to qualify for the UEFA Champions League.
3 May 2014
Girard angered by Lille draw at Bastia
Lille coach Rene Girard cut a frustrated figure after his side missed an opportunity to qualify for next season's UEFA Champions League.
1 May 2014
Girard hits back at critics of Lille's style
Rene Girard has hit back at critics of Lille's style after being shortlisted for the UNFP manager of the year award.
21 April 2014
Lille coach Girard calls for focus after draw
Lille coach Rene Girard is not looking too far ahead after his side edged closer to UEFA Champions League qualification on Sunday.
24 March 2014
Girard: Lack of passion cost Lille victory
Lille coach Rene Girard claimed his team needed 'more sass' to beat Monaco after they failed to move within six points of the principality club.
3 March 2014
Lille win at Ajaccio a 'miracle', says Girard
Lille coach Rene Girard believes it was a 'miracle' his team's 'very poor' performance was rewarded with a 3-2 win at Ajaccio.
11 February 2014
Girard confident Lille can cope with cup run
Rene Girard is confident his Lille side are capable of lasting the pace in Ligue 1 and the Coupe de France in his first season at the helm.