By Chris Wright
Lacombe: Ladies man
Former Lyon player and coach Bernard Lacombe, who now serves as an unofficial “special adviser to club president Jean-Michel Aulas, has done a whoopsie by telling a female caller on a live radio phone-in to, in essence, “get back in the kitchen where she belongs”.
A lady named Sonia called into the phone-in on French talk radio station RMC on Monday evening to criticise misfiring French striker Karim Benzema, who has now gone 1,000 minutes without scoring for the national team, to which Lacombe mumbled:
“I do not discuss football with women, that’s how I see it. They should get back to cooking.”
Of course, after his sexist quip caused a fair amount of outrage, especially considering that Lyon’s women’s team are pretty much all-conquering at the moment, having lifted two Champions League trophies over the past few