Late Thursday evening, following OGC Nice defeat against Bayer Leverkusen (2-3), the 5th consecutive in all competitions, the Nice leaders announced the end of the adventure to their coach Patrick Vieira who arrived in the summer of 2018.

Adrian Ursea and Frédéric Gioria will be propelled to the head of the team from training on Friday morning.

Matt Cook, in charge of physical preparation, and Christian Lattanzio, two assistants who arrived with the 98 world champion, will also be replaced during an internal reorganization which will be detailed this Friday morning to all those concerned.