But when is it going to end?

Less than two weeks after being called up as a consultant at Agen's bedside, in great difficulty in Pro D2, Christophe Deylaud threw in the towel because of "differences" with manager Régis Sonnes, who was suspended in the stride, the rugby club reported on Tuesday evening.

“Christophe Deylaud, chosen by Régis Sonnes for a consultancy mission, has decided to stop his functions because of deep differences with the manager.

The board of directors met and unanimously decided to suspend Régis Sonnes from his functions, ”wrote the SUA on Tuesday evening on his Twitter account.

🚨Christophe Deylaud, chosen by Régis Sonnes for a consultant assignment, decided to end his duties due to deep differences with the Manager.

The Board of Directors met and unanimously decided to suspend Régis Sonnes from his duties.

- SUA LG (@agen_rugby) October 12, 2021

Relegated from Top 14 in the spring after a nightmarish season, punctuated by 26 defeats in as many outings, Agen has still not won at the lower level after the first six days.

A black series which had pushed Agen president Jean-François Fonteneau at the end of September to appeal, as a consultant, to a history of the club, Christophe Deylaud, in order to provoke an "electric shock".

Who is going to come in this mess? 

His mission did not last two weeks, the time of a new setback, at home, against a promoted, Narbonne (17-15).

"Having no relationship or exchange with Régis Sonnes, who had yet validated his arrival, he made the decision to leave,"

President Fonteneau

explained to the




This official departure, the leader convened the board of directors of the SUA, which decided to lay off Régis Sonnes prior to his dismissal.

“We tried everything, but it can't last.

We cannot continue like this, ”said Jean-François Fonteneau.

Penultimate in Pro D2, Agen will travel to the red lantern, Vannes, on Friday for the 7th day.


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