The Girondins got the season off to a euphoric start, tempered slightly by Les Verts' late comeback. Laborde, Rolan and Malcom got the goals in a highly entertaining match.
Subject to a medical and the other standard formalities, André Biyogo Poko is set to leave the Girondins and join Turkish top-flight outfit Kardemir Karabükspor. André joined the club in 2011, starting out in the reserves. After 100 appearances for Bordeaux, the Gabon international is off to pastures new.
Youssouf Sabaly has arrived in Bordeaux! The wing back joins us on a season-long loan from PSG (with no option to buy). An U20 World Cup winner with France in 2013, Youssouf has played three full seasons in Ligue 1 with Evian TG and Nantes. Welcome Youssouf!
After a promising first season (41 appearances, 6 goals), Enzo Crivelli will continue his progression with a spell at Sporting Club de Bastia. At the player's request, a one-year loan deal has been arranged.
Jérémy Ménez is officially a Girondins de Bordeaux player, after successfully completing a medical with the club. The French international is an excellent addition to the squad, with ample experience at the top level of international football. We are delighted to welcome Jérémy to Bordeaux, and wish him the best of luck with the Girondins.
The Girondins de Bordeaux have agreed terms with AC Milan for the transfer of Jérémy Ménez.
Jérôme Prior a signé une prolongation de contrat de deux ans aux Girondins. Le jeune gardien formé au club est désormais sous contrat jusqu’en juin 2020. Auteur d’une saison 2015-2016 prometteuse, il va pouvoir poursuivre sa progression dans la sérénité. Le club est heureux de pouvoir compter sur Jérôme lors des prochaines saisons.
The club has reached an agreement with SC Bastia to bring François Kamano to Bordeaux. The player is expected to arrive at Le Haillan for a medical shortly.
After two encouraging pre-season friendlies - a 1-0 win over Pau and a 2-1 loss to AC Milan despite a strong showing in the second half - the Girondins de Bordeaux continued their preparations for the new Ligue 1 seaosn with another friendly against Athletic Bilbao. The Basque club finished 5th in La Liga last season, and this promised to be a tough challenge.
On Saturday 16th July at 8pm, the Girondins de Bordeaux welcomed the legendary AC Milan. Held at Agen's Stade Armandie, the game was partly organised to celebrate the 20th anniverary of the iconic 1996 UEFA Cup game which the Girondins won 3-0. With both teams in the midst of pre-season preparations, the idea was to test out new players and formations against opposition of impeccable quality.
Jérémy Toulalan is officially the Girondins' first recruit of the summer! The defensive midfielder has signed up for two years (until June 2018). Jérémy joins us from Monaco, the latest move in an illustrious career which has seen him represent Nantes, Lyon and Malaga. Welcome Jérémy !
Jérémy Toulalan has been released from his contract with AS Monaco in order to join the Girondins. The club is thrilled with this news, and Jérémy will undergo a medical and sign a contract in Bordeaux next week.