In qualifying for the semifinals of the World Cup in Germany, France Women's team has clearly taken a step, reward for quick professional discipline, culture instilled by the victory of Lyon and the "life plan" put up by Bruno Bini.
"And if there is not all that, the firing of Bussaglia, he pole out", says the coach of the Blue.
. A sport that has professionalized
The starting point of the rise of the French women's football is probably the introduction of the women's section of the pole Hopes Clairefontaine, just after the World Cup-98. "80% of the selection is passed by Clairefontaine, we took the opportunity", says Sandrine Soubeyrand captain who is among the few exceptions. The correct figure is closer to 66%, but it is undeniable that the training at Clairefontaine is the source of a considerable qualitative leap.
Bini, He wishes to acknowledge the work of the clubs. "We worked like crazy but it is not to take coverage to us. It's collective. The girls were up everything was professionalized and also because the clubs bossent better and better ".
. The culture of wins with Lyon
Lyon's victory in the final of the Champions League, which is facing more training German (Potsdam), acted as a trigger. "It's psychological, it is the culture of possible + +, the winning culture," said Bini. The have learned to make through their Lyonnaises 10, 98 as the Blues had learned to do in their clubs in Italy or England.
. The project life Bini rewarded
"The result of Saturday is a reflection of the life project initiated by Bruno," Judge Bernadette Constantine, vice president of the Football League and former amateur international. This "life project" is central to the speech coach, who also told Sunday he heard a commentator say that a channel German Mannschaft, removed, had "lacked the joie de vivre and enthusiasm of French" . It is also the name of the project life he has chosen to dispense with some major players as the guardian of Lyon Sarah Bouhaddi or teammate Amanda Henry. The bet was risky but it won the France live well, and it's not a formula.
. And now?
"I did not want the girls bear the brunt of the development of the discipline. Of course, this qualification will help," said Bini Sunday. The fruits of the successful track record of Blue in Germany will be to harvest in several years, provided to achieve to establish a virtuous circle.
"In terms of the federation, the projects were implemented. Duchaussoy Fernand had installed a commission of feminization and had appointed Vice President of the LFA. The Christmas Graët also sent a strong signal by appointing Brigitte Henriques (it as old international) Secretary General of the FFF, "Bernadette lists Constantine.
"And on the professional clubs, there are more than thrills, it reflects. Jean-Michel Aulas has led the way but do not find it alone," she adds.
Remains the media, which already Soubeyrand guess "ephemeral and fleeting." But Bernadette Constantine, "the more the image of the practice will spread, the more will flow naturally to the small foot."