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# olympique-de-marseille - Tuesday 26 May, 2020

After doubts over his future, Villas-Boas makes decision to stay on as Marseille coach

Villas-Boas led Marseille to second place in the Ligue 1 season which was ended early because of the coronavirus pandemic.

# olympique-de-marseille - Friday 13 December, 2019

After giving up football to race motor cars, Andre Villas-Boas is back and working wonders at Marseille

At a club that’s endured various setbacks in recent seasons, the Portuguese is proving quietly effective.

# olympique-de-marseille - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Neymar, Mbappe fire PSG five points clear in Ligue 1

Marseille won 2-0 at Angers on Tuesday to briefly cut the gap at the top.

# olympique-de-marseille - Monday 11 November, 2019

Lyon's team bus was attacked before Payet settled ill-tempered derby for 10-man Marseille

The France international scored twice as Andre Villas-Boas got the better of Rudi Garcia in a fiery encounter.

# olympique-de-marseille - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

French World Cup winner sacked by Marseille after 'skipping training to appear on reality TV show'

Veteran defender Adil Rami has had his contract terminated for ‘gross misconduct’.

# olympique-de-marseille - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Balotelli without a club after leaving Marseille

The Italian striker is being linked with West Ham and Napoli as his contract in France has expired.

# olympique-de-marseille - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

Andre Villas-Boas back in football after being named Marseille's new manager

The former Chelsea, Tottenham and Porto boss hasn’t managed since leaving the Chinese Super League in November 2017.

# olympique-de-marseille - Monday 4 March, 2019

Balotelli scores for Marseille - and then celebrates live on Instagram Super Mario This post contains videos

Balotelli scores for Marseille - and then celebrates live on Instagram

The Italian striker shared his goal celebration against Saint-Etienne last night with his 8.4 million followers.

# olympique-de-marseille - Thursday 13 December, 2018

Security worries in France mean 4 games in Ligue 1 this weekend have now been postponed

Authorities are expecting more anti-government demonstrations this weekend.

# olympique-de-marseille - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Atletico Madrid charged by Uefa for displaying 'racist' banner during Europa League final

Disciplinary proceedings have been opened against the Spanish club after last night’s game in Lyon.

# olympique-de-marseille - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

Double from clinical Griezmann hands Atletico Madrid the Europa League

Gabi put the icing on the cake in a 3-0 victory over Marseille in Lyon.

As it happened: Atletico Madrid vs Marseille, Europa League final

We went minute-by-minute as Atletico Madrid took on Marseille in the Europa League final at the Parc Olympique Lyonnais.

The story of Marseille’s tainted Champions League win Remember When This post contains videos

The story of Marseille’s tainted Champions League win

Victory on Wednesday would represent the most glorious night in OM’s European history – with their UCL success of 25 years ago going down in infamy.

# olympique-de-marseille - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Atletico Madrid out to claim third Europa League in nine years without banned Simeone

The 2012 and 2010 winners take on French outfit Marseille in Lyon tomorrow night.

# olympique-de-marseille - Thursday 26 April, 2018

Payet-inspired Marseille take big step towards Europa League final

The French side are in command of their tie with Red Bull Salzburg.

# olympique-de-marseille - Friday 13 April, 2018

Arsenal paired with Atletico Madrid in Europa League semi

The other semi-final will see Marseille face Salzburg.

# olympique-de-marseille - Sunday 18 March, 2018

25 years on, the first ever Uefa Champions League makes you pine for a by-gone era

The tournament has grown from a small, exclusive club to a modern behemoth but sometimes bigger isn’t necessarily better.

# olympique-de-marseille - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

Marseille's American owner blames both Patrice Evra and the fans for attack

Evra’s future at the French club hangs in the balance.

# olympique-de-marseille - Monday 6 November, 2017

Patrice Evra thanks 'real fans' after karate kick attack

The 36-year-old was suspended by Marseille on Friday after he was red-carded for the assault.

# olympique-de-marseille - Friday 3 November, 2017

Marseille suspend Patrice Evra after Thursday's bizarre kung-fu attack on fan This post contains videos

Marseille suspend Patrice Evra after Thursday's bizarre kung-fu attack on fan

The veteran defender was involved in the altercation ahead of a Europa League game in Portugal.

# olympique-de-marseille - Monday 23 October, 2017

'I was the target of lots of missiles, cans, baguettes'

Neymar was also constantly harried and niggled by a series of fouls in the grudge game in Marseille.

# olympique-de-marseille - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Coveted teenager Mbappé scores again as Monaco inch past Marseille in seven-goal marathon

The game finished 4-3 after extra-time as Leonardo Jardim’s side maintain their impressive form.

# olympique-de-marseille - Monday 16 January, 2017

Marseille fail to reach Payet deal as West Ham demand €34 million

The Ligue 1 side’s president Jacques-Henri Eyraud is believed to have travelled to London on Monday.

# olympique-de-marseille - Friday 8 July, 2016

Announced as Lazio boss two days ago, Marcelo Bielsa has just resigned

The colourful Argentine was expected in Rome this weekend.

# olympique-de-marseille - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Chelsea splash out €40m on one of Belgium's hottest prospects

22-year-old striker Michy Batshuayi is the club’s first signing of the summer after joining from Marseille.

# olympique-de-marseille - Saturday 28 May, 2016

French midfielder Lassana Diarra has been slapped with a massive €10 million fine

The former Arsenal, Chelsea and Real Madrid player has been embroiled in a legal dispute with ex-club Lokomotiv Moscow.

# olympique-de-marseille - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Eric Cantona is NOT making a return to football

The former Manchester United idol starred at Marseille as a player between 1988 and 1991.

# olympique-de-marseille - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Football's most injury-prone player prepares for yet another comeback

Abou Diaby has managed just 83 minutes of competitive action since March 2013.

# olympique-de-marseille - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Drogba: I thought Terry was a Chelsea reserve!

The Ivorian reveals the info in his soon-to-be-released autobiography.

# olympique-de-marseille - Sunday 9 August, 2015

One of football's best-loved coaches resigned in pretty unique circumstances last night

Marcelo Bielsa only took over at Marseille in May of last year.

# olympique-de-marseille - Thursday 23 July, 2015

One of the strangest transfers of the summer paid dividends last night

Andre-Pierre Gignac swapped Marseille for Mexican side Tigres.

# olympique-de-marseille - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

Where are they now? The Parma team that won the 1999 Uefa Cup final

The Italian side have endured an ignominious fall from grace since.

# olympique-de-marseille - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Top French football clubs boycott TV channel over incriminating film

Paris Saint Germain and Marseille are not happy with Canal Plus.

# olympique-de-marseille - Monday 6 April, 2015

Clubs on high alert after Edinson Cavani's touchline spat with Laurent Blanc

Paris St-Germain beat Marseille 3-2 in a thrilling Le Classique last night to return to the top of the Ligue Un table.

# olympique-de-marseille - Friday 3 April, 2015

It's a mouthwatering European football weekend as Guardiola & Klopp clash

In France meanwhile, Marseille will look to get the better of Paris St-Germain in La Classique.

# olympique-de-marseille - Saturday 7 February, 2015

Fancy an early bath? Punching an opponent in the balls should do it

There must be an easier way to get off the field early.

# olympique-de-marseille - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Joey Barton reveals death threat letter from his season in Marseille

Just as well you’re back in London now, Joe.

# olympique-de-marseille - Sunday 31 August, 2014

Chelsea seal transfer for France striker Loic Remy

Arsenal were also reported to have made a late move for the player.

# olympique-de-marseille - Saturday 23 August, 2014

This Marseille player should never, ever, ever be allowed take a corner again

Is this attempt at a corner better or worse than Wayne Rooney’s World Cup fail?

# olympique-de-marseille - Monday 18 August, 2014

Was this snub of Andre Ayew worse than Yaya Toure's cake incident?

This would never, ever happen on Irish rugby kit man Rala O’Reilly’s watch

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