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4 January 2015
Girard learned nothing from Lille's cup loss
Lille coach Rene Girard argued his team could not have played worse even if they had tried to lose their Coupe de France tie at Bastia.
15 December 2014
Girard hails Lille's breakthrough win
Lille coach Rene Girard was thrilled to see his side return to winning ways on Sunday, as they accounted for 10-man Toulouse 3-0.
4 December 2014
Lille are improving, insists boss Girard
Coach Rene Girard claimed Lille's draw with Paris Saint-Germain indicates his team's lowly league position is not deserved.
19 September 2014
Girard: Lille did not do enough to beat Krasnodar
Lille coach Rene Girard felt his side did not do enough to hinder Krasnodar following their 1-1 draw in the UEFA Europa League on Thursday.
17 September 2014
Lille coach Girard wary of Krasnodar threat
Lille coach Rene Girard is refusing to underestimate the quality of UEFA Europa League opponents Krasnodar prior to their clash on Thursday.
26 August 2014
Girard confident Lille can overturn deficit
Lille coach Rene Girard said he believes his team can overturn a first leg deficit and qualify for the UEFA Champions League group stage.
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.