The Girondins de Bordeaux have returned to success against Nîmes (2-0). First scorer of the evening from the penalty spot, Jimmy Briand (35) took the opportunity to score his hundredth goal in Ligue 1. A great longevity for the striker of the Girondins who returned to his hundredth goal in an interview with the team.
“It’s a beautiful, symbolic number that rewards a very long career. It is my greatest pride in fact: I started pro in 2003 (in Rennes) and we are in 2020. I think of all the teammates that I have known and all the clubs I have been to to arrive to this beautiful figure, “ thus commented the former Lyonnais. Enough to convince Jean-Louis Gasset to start Jimmy Briand against Monaco next Sunday?