Select a Team

Prev Game: French Ligue 1 Sun 25th Sep

prev game - Marseille
team 1 score team 2
Marseille 2 - 1 Nantes

Next Game: French Ligue 1 Sun 2nd Oct

next game - Marseille
team 1 score team 2
Angers 14:00 Marseille

Gerets hits out at Ribery

By Alp Ayhan.   Last Updated: 25/06/05 9:23pm

  • Share:

Sky Bet

    • Retrieving latest Sky Bet odds

Galatasaray coach Erik Gerets has hit out at Franck Ribery for turning his back on the club for Marseille.

Ribery ended a miserable spell in Turkey this week by signing a four-year deal with l'OM.

The move angered Gala, as they believed they had secured an option to turn his loan move from Metz into a permanent arrangement.

Ribery has defended his decision to move to Stade Velodrome, saying he was not paid in Turkey, but Gala coach Gerets has questioned the midfielder's actions.

"Every club goes through financial problems," said Gerets. "Ribery is a good player, but you have to question someone who has moved clubs five times in 18 months.

"Why is he constantly changing clubs? Why doesn't he want to stay?"

Gerets moved to Gala from German side Wolfsburg and is ready for the task ahead.

"I'm hungry for success, just like Galatasaray," he added. "My playing career was full of trophies and I want to experience the same in my coaching career."

Related

Related Profiles

Most Popular

Features

Biggest deals outside of PL

Biggest deals outside of PL

From Higuain's Juventus move to Hulk's switch to China, we take a look at the biggest transfer deals outside of the Premier League...

What would Ibra bring?

What would Ibra bring?

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is a huge star, but what would he add on the pitch? We take a in-depth look…

Lowdown on Lacazette

Lowdown on Lacazette

What could Alexandre Lacazette bring to the Premier League and who would he suit? Key questions answered...