On the flipchart of his office, on the ground floor of the Georgian Federation, Willy Sagnol has lined up his next selection. The diminutives replace names that are difficult to fit on the whiteboard: “Zivziv”, “Kvara” and “Kveke” for Zivzivadze, Kvaratskhelia or Kvekveskiri. “Even my players advised me not to try to speak in Georgiansmiles the French coach. My captain told me: « we don’t speak English very well but we will understand you even better in this language! » » The former Bayern Munich defender (2000-2008), who is fluent in English, German and Spanish, did not insist.