"Our record this season is very positive. It's never easy in your promotion year from Ligue 2 and to finish second and qualify for the Champions League is an excellent performance, even if we could have gone a little further in the Coupe de France."
"We have made the decision to part ways with Claudio Ranieri. I would like to pay tribute to his work in Ligue 2 and in Ligue 1. It was a very difficult decision to make, because on a professional and human level, everything went very well. But at this stage of the project, we felt it was important to bring in a new dynamic. The coach doesn't entirely share our vision for the future of the club."
"The president took over the club when they were last in Ligue 2, and here we are today, qualified for the Champions League. We have already come a very long way since the start of this season and today we begin our stabilizing phase. We still have a lot to build."
· "Today we begin our stabilizing phase. We still have a lot to build."
"We want to play a more attacking style of football, offer better entertainment and please our supporters. Getting more and more supporters into the stadium is important for us."
"I cannot yet confirm the name of the new coach because there are still a few details to finalise. Concerning his profile, we are looking for a modern coach, with new training methods, an attacking vision of the game and someone capable of entertaining out supporters. We also want someone with a Mediterranean character, to help with their adaptation to the Monegasque culture and the football we want to play."
"The Financial Fair Play means we will have to work even harder to earn more money. We need to develop the club in this respect."
"As always, we will play every match to win next season, but we are realistic. PSG are the big favourites for next season's Ligue 1 title."
· "We are looking for a modern coach, with new training methods"
"We are in the fourth ranked sides for the Champions League, so we are expecting a very tough draw. Our ambition is to please our supporters and provide a good image of AS Monaco. But we have to wait to see the draw..."
"It is only four months since Radamel Falcao underwent serious knee surgery. It's not long. But now it's up to the medical staff of the Colombian national team to see if he is apt for the World Cup or not. We have our opinion, but rules are rules."
"Eric Abidal is a great player and a great man. We will talk with him quietly in the coming days."