Benoit Costil will no longer wear the Bordeaux jersey. The injured, 34-year-old goalkeeper will be absent for the last two Ligue 1 games. He is out of contract at the end of the season.
Benot Costil, injured, will no longer wear the Girondins de Bordeaux jersey. The Bordeaux goalkeeper will have played his last match on the lawns of Angers last week. A tragic end after 5 seasons at the club, having played 182 games and wearing the captain’s armband.
Costille’s previous season was very eventful, following allegations of racist acts by the Ultramarine, the main group of Bordeaux supporters, on 20 March during a match against Montpellier. The evidence has never been disclosed by the militants. Then the gatekeeper lost his place.
Against all odds returned against Nantes
According to David Gione, “a sporting choice”, even though to the best of our knowledge the management announced to its supporters the day after the loss against Montpellier that Costil would no longer wear the club jersey.
He returned to the team against all odds in Nantes on 24 April, with the leaders realizing the importance of having their international goalkeeper in goal to try to keep up. without success. Benot Costil, 34, is at the end of his contract with Bordeaux, where he moved in 2017.