About Us

Tuesday 14 June 2011 - 10h40
curriculum vitae

Club Founded: October 1st 1881

Address of our headquarters and training facility

Rue Joliot Curie - 33187 Le Haillan Cedex
Tel. 0892 68 34 33 [0.34€/min] - Fax + 33 (0)5 56 57 54 46

Club contacts


  • President and Managing Director: Jean-Louis TRIAUD
  • Vice President: Alain DEVESELEER
  • Vice President for Commercial Affairs and Marketing: Vincent REPOUX
  • Administrative and Financial Director : Catherine STEVA
  • Recruitment and Player Development Director: Jérôme BONNISSEL
  • Coach: Francis GILLOT
  • Assistant Coach: Alain BENEDET
  • Assistant Coach: René LOBELLO
  • Fitness Coach: Eric BEDOUET
  • Goalkeeping Coach: Dominique DROPSY
  • Academy Director: Patrick BATTISTON
  • Academy Recruitment Director: Philippe GOUBET
  • Football School Director: Claude PETYT
  • Press Officers: Aurélie CARREY and Margaux ANGLADE
  • Team Doctor: Dr Serge DUBEAU
  • Physiotherapists: Marc VERNET, Jacques THEBAULT, David DAS NEVES

General Information


Club colours:

Navy Blue [Home], Cream [Away], Purple and Pink [third].


  • Shareholders: M6 Foot [99%], Association FC Girondins de Bordeaux [1%].
  • Main Sponsors: Kia Motors, Cdiscount, Groupe Pichet, Orange
  • Kit Supplier: Puma
  • Institutional Partners: City of Bordeaux, Gironde Departmental Council, Aquitaine Regional Authorities.

Chaban-Delmas Stadium:

  • Capacity: 34 263 places [32 500 for U.E.F.A. matches].
  • Average attendance: 29 267 spectators.
  • Supporters' Associations: Ultramarines Bordeaux 1987, Les Irréductibles, Océanics Nord Bordeù, etc.


Club media

At the heart of the Girondins de Bordeaux club strategy, our media outlets offer fans unique access to the world of the Girondins. Developing and enhancing our communication tools has allowed us to greatly raise the profile of the Club and its partners.




[our official website]

Our website clocks up over 4 million page views per month. It is an essential part of the club, with daily updates and a wealth of information on the latest Girondins news and events. Along with detailed match reports, the site offers a wide variety of services: online box office, results from all of the club's teams, Club history and information and a dedicated supporters' section.

Girondins TV:

[The Girondins TV channel, available on Orange TV via ADSL (channel 67), Numericable (channel 60) and Canalsat (channel 93)]

The Girondins' dedicated TV channel is available on Orange TV via ADSL (channel 67), on cable via Numéricable (channel 60) and on Canalsat (channel 93). Girondins TV broadcasts 24/7, featuring over ten different programems dedicated to the club.

Girondins mag:

[monthly, 68 pages]
Available in 57 departments across mainland France, the club's 68-page monthly magazine includes 7 exclusive interviews, special reports, a poster and various other articles and features on the club. Priced at €3.50, Girondins mag has a press run of 22000 copies, making it a crucial communications tool for the club.

Girondins Mobile with Orange:

[a mobile plan for fans]
Girondins Mobile with Orange offers supporters a new connection to the Club: the package includes real-time access to the latest Girondins news, and a chat function to connect with other fans. This pay-as-you-go mobile plan requires no contact, and includes unlimited free calls to other Orange numbers, one free SMS for every goal scored by the Girondins, video highlights of the matches and unlimited access to 'Club Girondins' content via a dedicated portal.

'Feuille de Match' - the Match-Day Gazette:

[distributed before home games]
At every home league game, fans can pick up a copy of this free news-sheet featuring match info, various interviews and statistics on the big game. Produced in partnership with the free daily paper "20 Minutes", Feuille de Match is also handed out in the centre of Bordeaux by the 20 Minutes team on the day before the match. Between 10,000 and 15,000 copies are printed for every match.

Gold FM:

[official club radio on103.3 FM and goldfm.fr]
The Club also owns the radio station Gold FM (103,3). With a wide range of music and features, Gold FM is the Club's official radio station, with daily programmes dedicated to the Club and live commentary of all Girondins matches.


Promotional activities


Esprit Girondins Club Shops:

Esprit Girondins is the brand name of the Club's four shops, all offering the full range of products and promotions from the Girondins de Bordeaux. With a commitment to satisfying the tastes of all fans, the Club shops feature 4 different clothing ranges, tailored to all types of supporters and sales networks:

  • The offficial range from our kit supplier PUMA includes sportswear and technical equipment in the Girondins colours.
  • Girondins Sport is a streetwear fashion range aimed primarily at young people aged 15-25.
  • Scapulaire, is the Girondins' refined streetwear brand, with quality products aimed at adults
  • Club, is the range of branded products distributed through large national retail chains.

The different ranges are all available in the Esprit Girondins shops:

  • Bordeaux Centre: 77, rue Sainte-Catherine - 33000 Bordeaux - Tel. + 33 (0)5 57 14 25 84.
  • Stadium: 84, Bd du Maréchal Leclerc - 33000 Bordeaux - Tel. + 33 (0)5 56 51 55 30.
  • Château du Haillan: Rue Joliot Curie - 33187 Le Haillan Cedex - Tel. + 33 (0)5 56 16 11 53.
  • Auchan-Lac Shopping Centre 33000 Bordeaux - Tel. + 33 (0)5 56 90 73 75.
  • Shop online at www.boutique.girondins.com

Girondins Horizons:

Girondins Horizons, FC Girondins de Bordeaux's own travel agency, is open to the general public as well as professional clients from the Club's partners.
Ideally located in the centre of Bordeaux (9 Place Charles Gruet, just off Rue Fondaudège), Girondins Horizons boasts a team of dedicated travel professionals. With a bespoke personal service, the agency can handle all travel reservations for professional and private trips and create tailor-made trips and holidays (using the same services created by Girondins Horizons to handle the Club's away games around Europe).



Cap Girondins:

Girondins de Bordeaux is a national leader in the organisation of football training courses.
Cap Girondins trains over 2000 young players every year, with ages ranging from 6 to 16, in special week-long courses run during the school holidays (Summer / Autumn / February / Easter). These courses, either fully or partially residential, take place at the Club's training ground Le Haillan, aand are run by a team of qualified professional coaches.




The FC Girondins de Bordeaux Bank Card from Crédit Agricole d’Aquitaine:

The bank Crédit Agricole d’Aquitaine and FC Girondins de Bordeaux, longstanding partners and key players in the life of our region, have teamed up to launch the Girondins de Bordeaux MasterCard. Aimed at all lovers of football and our club, the card includes access to a number of exclusive banking services! More information at: www.ca-aquitaine.fr





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