Dupont (right) in 2013
|Full name||Alex Jacques René Dupont|
|Date of birth||30 June 1954|
|Place of birth||Dunkirk, France|
|Date of death||1 August 2020(aged 66)|
|Place of death||La Turbie, France|
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|2006–2007||United Arab Emirates U21|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Alex Jacques René Dupont (30 June 1954 – 1 August 2020) was a French football manager and player.
Dupont played as a midfielder for Dunkerque and Hazebrouck.
He managed Dunkerque, Charleville, Boulogne, Gueugnon, with whom he won the Coupe de la Ligue in 2000, Sedan, Laval and Amiens. He replaced Gérald Baticle as manager of Brest in 2009.
On 26 April 2012, he was sacked as Brest manager after just five games before the end of the season, bringing in Corentin Martins as interim manager.
On 22 June 2012, Dupont was named as head coach of Ligue 1 side Ajaccio. He was sacked on 17 December 2012.
He returned to manage Brest in 2013. At the end of the 2015–16 Ligue 2 season, the club did not renew his contract.
Dupont died from cardiac arrest on 1 August 2020.