Olympique Marseille: France’s Champions League Best

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Paris Saint-Germain are ready for a genuine shot at this season’s Champions League. For a decade, the club have been craving the most prestigious title in club football. Yet to this date, French football only has one European Cup or Champions League winner – Olympique de Marseille. A Magical Moment for Olympique Marseille France Conquers […] READ MORE


Lyon President Jean-Michel Aulas asks Players to Take Pay Cut

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Lyon president Jean Michel Aulas has asked the players earning above €50,000 per month to take a 25 per cent wage pay cut following the financial crisis that has severely hit French Football. On top of the losses due to the pandemic, French football was dealt a huge blow after a huge TV deal with […] READ MORE


Andre Villas-Boas Suspended by Marseille After Press Conference Outburst

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An extraordinary outburst in a press conference has seen manager Andre Villas-Boas suspended by Marseille. It comes just days after furious fans stormed the club’s training ground over frustrations about form and culture. On Tuesday morning it emerged the former Chelsea and Tottenham boss had offered to resign from his Marseille post in a press […] READ MORE


REPORT: Former Leeds United Target Michael Cuisance Signs for Marseille on Loan

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Former French U20 international Michael Cuisance has signed for Marseille on loan, with an option to buy, from Bayern Munich, according to Mohamed Bouhafsi. The midfielder was close to signing for Leeds United before the deal collapsed. The French midfielder will be back in France three years after leaving Nice for Borussia Monchengladbach in 2017. […] READ MORE


Marseille Win First Le Classique in Nine Years Amid Red Card Drama

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17 cards were shown, a record for a Ligue 1 game in the 21st Century. 10 years since Marseille last won at the Parc dec Princes, nine years since their last victory against Paris Saint-Germain at all. Many records and demons were ended last night in the clash between France’s two biggest football teams. It […] READ MORE





Andre Villas-Boas and Marseille’s Revival

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Perennial under-performance gave way to complicated financial issues and, this summer, Marseille found themselves at a significant crossroad. Squad reinvention, changes to recruiting and a reassessment of revenue expectations were reason enough to believe that the storied French side was preparing for a period of transition. When the club decided to hire Andre Villas-Boas to […] READ MORE