Nancy: Pedretti steps down as interim coach

Appointed interim coach of Nancy at the end of September when the club was dead last in Ligue 2, Benoît Pedretti decided to leave his post the day after the Nancy defeat in a row. facing Dijon.

Three months and then leaves. Appointed interim coach of AS Nancy-Lorraine at the end of September after the dismissal of Daniel Stendel , Benoît Pedretti informed its president Gautier Ganaye that he was leaving his post on Wednesday , reports L’Est Républicain . The former French international, coach of the reserve, had taken over the Lorraine club, which had not won a single match in ten days (four draws, six defeats). The former club legend has not been able to improve the Nancyians’ record in three months (two wins, two draws and five defeats).

One last fatal defeat

Benoît Pedretti therefore leaves Nancy with a fourth consecutive defeat in the suitcases on Tuesday against Dijon (0-3). Nancy is always last in Ligue 2 with 12 points in 19 days and is nine points behind Valenciennes, 17 e and first non-relegation. This news also comes after an improbable qualification in 16 e final against Troyes.

At eight against eleven, the Nancéiens managed the feat of eliminating the Ligue 1 resident on penalties. This departure of Pedretti changes the plans of the leaders of Lorraine, who had expressed their desire to extend the former player of OL. They will now have to find an emergency replacement, while Nancy receives Rennes on January 2 in Coupe de France .