After the last match of the Blues at the World Cup last May, a defeat against Canada (1-7), Texier, who went from Columbus (NHL) to Zurich this summer, had not minced his words at the microphone of the signal international.
« We didn’t play and that’s just unacceptable. We are not going to go down, but for the next few years, we have to change our mentality. We were just happy not to go to the Second Division. As players, as a team, we have to believe in something, not just not going to the Second Division. I’m a little pissed off about it. We have to change our mentality. It is certain that we started from the bottom three years ago, we did the job. Keeping up is good but for me it’s not enough, I’m not satisfied. »