Girondist

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  • noun

Synonyms for Girondist

a member of the moderate republican party that was in power during the French Revolution

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A stoppage-time goal by Alex gave Ligue 1 champions Paris St Germain a 2-1 victory over French Cup winners Girondins Bordeaux and their first trophy of the season in the Supercup played in Libreville, Gabon on Saturday.
JOHN POWLS GETS A TASTE OF BORDEAUX WITH the Girondins of Bordeaux being earlier in their preseason than Boro in the final warm-up game, it was down to The Reds to make this last friendly opportunity a real work out.
But the French League (LFP) said they could not postpone Sunday's Ligue 1 game at Girondins Bordeaux.
Efficace sous le maillot des Girondins de Bordeaux jusqu'en 2010, Marouane Chamakh avait tape dans l'oeil d'Arsenal la meme annee.
Shola Ameobi had set Alan Pardew's side on their way with his 13th European goal following good work by Girondins old boy Gabriel Obertan, and Brazilian defender Henrique's 40th-minute own goal left the visitors in serious difficulties.
The 26-year-old completed a move on Friday which has long been speculated about, penning a long-term deal with the Gunners after the expiry of his contract with Les Girondins.
The 44-year-old left Les Girondins on Sunday after a disappointing season, prompting FFF president Jean-Pierre Escalettes to confirm Blanc as his preferred choice to succeed Raymond Domenech after the finals in South Africa.
We have many great players at Arsenal and I will be giving everything to help the team win trophies next season," said the striker who joins Arsenal from French side Bordeaux, where he made a total of 293 appearances, scoring 79 goals during his eight years with Les Girondins.
The striker, who has made it clear he wants to leave Les Girondins this summer, is believed to be of interest to a number of teams in the Barclays Premier League.
A Lyons victory would probably hand the title to Laurent Blanc's Girondins, who face Monaco and Caen in their last two games.
GROUP H: Girondins Bordeaux (France); Austria Vienna (Austria); Galatasaray (Turkey); Panionios (Greece); Helsingborg (Sweden).
for Wendell, Johan Micoud and Jean-Claude Darcheville to reply for Les Girondins.
Bordeaux remain keen on the 26-year-old but, having made their interest known last week, les Girondins have yet to press ahead with a deal.
Zidane debuted for Cannes' first team before he turned 17 -- he scored one sensational goal that season, weaving through six defenders -- then moved to Girondins Bordeaux, He made his first appearance for France in 1994, when he was 22, coming off the bench to score two late goals and forge a 2-2 draw with the Czech Republic.
It was she who often corresponded with friends he had made like Jacques-Pierre Brissot who was to become the revolutionary leader of the Girondins.