The Breton club announced on Monday the arrival of its new coach Régis Le Bris.
The end of the true-false suspense. Régis Le Bris has been appointed coach of Lorient for a period of three years to replace Christophe Pélissier, announced on Monday the president of the Morbihan club which finished in 16th place in Ligue 1.Régis Le Bris is appointed as coach on a three-year contract“, declared the president of the club Loïc Féry during a press conference, considering that Lorient was “at the end of a cycleto explain this change.
After a short sports career – 2 years in L1 in Rennes then 3 in L2 in Laval – Régis Le Bris very quickly moved on to training, first a year in Wasquehal, then eight years in Rennes. In 2012, he took over the management of the Lorient training center, and in 2015 the head of the reserve team. A fan of attractive football, he took the team to 2nd place in his group in N2 (4th division) this season, the best ranking of L1 club reserves.
At 46, he has just validated his BEPF (professional trainer’s certificate), which authorizes him to train a professional team. “He does not land in the function of coach, he is a trainer. He knows the club very well from the inside“Explained Mr. Féry about the new coach to explain his choice.