Date: 7th February 2019 at 7:11pm
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Marcelo Bielsa’s right-hand man Salim Lamrani has come to the support of the Leeds United boss after Christophe Dugarry labelled the Argentine “autistic” on French radio, and fans cannot get enough of it.

Dugarry was joined by Franck Leboeuf on RMC Sport’s Team Duga show and was questioned by Jean-Louis Tourre on a number of matters, including Bielsa’s management style and the ‘Spygate’ drama.

But the pair could not help themselves as they tore into the former Marseille boss and the suggestion that he aided the careers of Pep Guardiola and Mauricio Pochettino.

The most striking line to come out of the interview, though, was when Dugarry referred to Bielsa’s man management, and, per quotes by Sport Witness, stated: “It’s the way he treats people, journalists, it’s a bit autistic, isn’t it?”

Naturally, the comments from a member of France’s 1998 World Cup winning squad did not go down well, and Lamrani came to his colleague’s support on social media on Wednesday night.

When Leeds fans saw Bielsa’s translator’s tweet, they too chimed in with their views…

 
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