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J-P Rivère elected to the LFP

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November 13, 2016

J-P Rivère elected to the LFP's Administrative Council

On Friday Jean-Pierre Rivère was elected to the Ligue de Football Professional's Administrative Council for a four-year term.

It's the first time since the presidency of Maurice Cohen (LFP Administrator from 2004 to 2009) that OGC Nice is represented in the league's decision-making body.

The newly formed Administrative Council then proceeded to a vote for the LFP presidency that resulted in Nathalie Boy de la Tour's being elected as new LFP president. 

The new LFP Administrative Council : 

Ligue 1 group :

  • Nasser al-Khelaïfi (Paris Saint-Germain)
  • Jean-Michel Aulas (Olympique Lyonnais)
  • Bertrand Desplat (EA Guingamp)
  • Jean-François Fortin (SM Caen)
  • Laurent Nicollin (Montpellier Hérault SC)
  • Jean-Pierre Rivère (OGC Nice)
  • René Ruello (Stade Rennais)
  • Vadim Vasilyev (AS Monaco)

Domino’s Ligue 2 group :

  • Claude Michy (Clermont Foot)
  • Alain Orsoni (AC Ajaccio)

Independents group :

  • Mme Nathalie Boy de La Tour
  • Alain Guérini
  • Vincent Labrune
  • Jean-Michel Roussier
  • (Reste un poste à pourvoir)

Première Ligue President :

  • Bernard Caïazzo
  • UCPF President:
  • Guy Cotret 

FFF representative :

  • Michel Denisot

Players' representatives :

  • Philippe Piat
  • Sylvain Kastendeuch

Educators' representatives :

  • Pierre Repellini
  • Raymond Domenech

Administrative personnel representative :

  • Patrick Razurel

Referees' representative :

  • Olivier Lamarre

Professional club doctors' representative :

  • Eric Rolland 

The Administrative Council also designated the members of the LFP bureau :

President : 

  • Nathalie Boy de la Tour

Ligue 1 group and Première Ligue president :

  • Nasser al-Khelaïfi (Paris Saint-Germain)
  • Jean-Michel Aulas (Olympique Lyonnais)
  • Bertrand Desplat (EA Guingamp)
  • Laurent Nicollin (Montpellier Hérault SC)
  • Jean-Pierre Rivère (OGC Nice)
  • René Ruello (Stade Rennais)
  • Vadim Vasilyev (AS Monaco)
  • Bernard Caïazzo (Première Ligue)

Domino’s Ligue 2 and UCPF president representatives :

  • Claude Michy (Clermont Foot)
  • Guy Cotret (UCPF)

Football family representatives :

  • Philippe Piat (UNFP)
  • Patrick Razurel (SNAAF)
  • Pierre Repellini (UNECATEF)

FFF representative :

  • Michel Denisot

Independants' representative :

  • Vincent Labrune

LFP Exectuvei Director General :

  • Didier Quillot