Three days after very harsh words against his club’s main shareholder Gerard López, French striker Teddy Chevalier apologized flatly and prolonged in a press release published on the Royal Axel Mouscron website.
“Teddy Chevalier, Jersey’s Bitter Love”, was titled Voice of the North in January 2021. A title in the character’s image. Danacion left his favorite club Valenciennes a little sad. Even if he found his way to the nets with his mousecron club, the striker elicited a similar cry from the heart, using harsh words such as a punch addressed to Gerard López, the club’s main shareholder. . Given Mouskron’s extra-playing position, seventh in the D1B (out of eight teams), the Belgian second division suffered a stir in a nightmare season.
“You know, when you’re let go like beasts, without pay, it’s complicated, he was out after a match against Westerlo (2-6). Every day, we come, we ourselves without knowing what we’re going to be… I’m not afraid of words. We can break our contract tomorrow. But Gerard Lopez is a coward. We have to stop brushing him in the direction of the hair. We’re provided All the work done is spoiled by a man who thinks he is God…” A very harsh speech that says a lot about the heavy atmosphere that has surrounded the club for several months.
Chevalier says he was wrong about Lopez
Once arrears of wages for players, staff and all staff, which also led to a strike, cut short the club’s season. a financial dispute between Mouscron and the current management of LOSC; Around a deal signed at the time when Gerard López owned the two clubs, which had a direct impact on all staff at Royal Axel Mouscron.
“The dismay and disarray caused by this shock exceeded my thoughts, eventually apologizing to Teddy Chevalier in a press release. I should not have reacted warmly, but the uncertainty that looms over the club’s future and The people who work daily to make this work break my heart. Every day, I talk with my teammates but also with the club staff and we are all waiting.”
“By directly attacking Mr. Lopez, I was misled, he admitted. Since October, even if the situation is not pleasant, the main shareholder has always met his obligations, we have experienced delays in payment of wages several times. experienced, but in the end, we’ve always been paid. That’s why I want to put things right. Mr. Lopez has always kept his commitments and contrary to what I could tell out of frustration, he didn’t leave the club. If that were the case, we would not have been paid since October and the club would have gone out of business.”