Garde was in charge of Villa for 147 days between November and March of last season.
Rémi Garde (born 3 April 1966) is a French professional football coach and former player.
Remi Garde has explained that he was interested in a return to Arsenal a couple of years ago.
The Frenchman is on the shortlist should Bordeaux move on Ulrich Rame.
Both men are up for the general manager role at Lyon.
The Frenchman still has a good reputation in his homeland.
According to speculation in France, Remi Garde is set to take over at former club Strasbourg in the summer.
The Frenchman did not enjoy success at Aston Villa.
The Frenchman was sacked by the club last week after a dismal spell in charge.
Remi Garde parted company with Aston Villa last week.
Aston Villa and Derby County can debate all day long who had the worst boss...
With Jordan Amavi out injured for the rest of the season, manager Remi Garde has revealed that he will consider trying to recall the French left-back from his loan spell at Porto in January.
The Frenchman has worked with some very talented players in his career.
Aston Villa players were put through their paces in training on Thursday morning by Remi Garde.
Paul Merson does not think that Aston Villa should have appointed his former Arsenal teammate Remi Garde as their manager.
Rudy Gestede has made just 11 Premier League starts so far this season for Aston Villa.
Jack Grealish will not feature for Aston Villa against Watford in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.
Aston Villa scout Paddy Riley attended the Championship fixture between Birmingham City and Bolton Wanderers last night, but who was he watching?
Aston Villa are reportedly lining up Eric Black to take interim charge once Remi Garde's departure has been confirmed.
Harry Redknapp isn't convinced that Aston Villa should appoint Remi Garde.
Remi Garde has been struggling with Aston Villa since being hired.