But the 37-year-old's future was put into question after reports in France had him criticising Houllier's management.
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Houllier, who maintains the Pires quotes were 'taken out ofcontext' from a radio interview, said: 'But even if he did say it, it'snot going to change my life or the running of the team. If he is notvery happy he can go.'
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