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Adding fuel to the fire: Marcelo Bielsa in Marseille's cauldron

Marseille has always been a fiery city. Whilst they are notoriously warm and ‘bons vivants’, people from the Mediterranean also tend to be hot-blooded. The proximity of Marseille to the Italian border has always made it a gateway for all sorts of illicit traffic, and its closeness to Corsica has also seen the notorious Corsican clans invest in the city. 1,849 more words

Ligue 1

Marseille president put in custody over Gignac transfer

Marseille president, Vincent Labrune found himself in the receiving end after he was arrested and put in custody to allow investigations over 2010 Gignac transfer. According to a police official, the arrest was made on Tuesday together with former club president, Jean Dassier and Philippe Perez Marseille director general who were also arrested in connection with the transfer. 99 more words

Presidente do Olympique de Marseille é preso por pagamentos ilícitos na compra do atacante Gignac

O presidente do Olympique Marseille, Vincent Labrune, foi preso na manhã desta terça-feira como parte de um processo de pagamento de comissões ilegais na compra do atacante Andre-Pierre Gignac. 154 more words


Pogba, Varane et les bleus sur de bons rails

  Surfant sur une encourageante vague de victoires depuis le mondial Brésilien et l’élimination en quarts de finale face aux futurs champions du monde (l’Allemagne), l’équipe de France a de nouveau confirmé en battant successivement le Portugal (2-1) et l’Arménie (0-3). 531 more words


Cavani e Gignac se encaram no clássico e quase dão selinho

O clássico entre PSG e Olympique de Marselha teve de tudo, até um quase-selinho! Depois de se embolarem numa jogada, Cavani e Gignac se encararam e quase encostaram os lábios. 28 more words


Lacazette will fire Lyon into the Champions League

With three wins from their last five Ligue 1 fixtures, Lyon have risen into fourth place, driven by the impressive goal return of 23-year-old striker Alexandre Lacazette. 460 more words


Bielsa a breath of fresh air for Marseille

Just under a quarter of the way through the domestic season and Olympique de Marseille find themselves sitting comfortably at the top of Ligue 1. However, despite a recent form record of seven straight wins, the division’s top scorer, and the healthiest goal difference by a distance you’d still be hard pushed to find many who would see them finishing the year as champions above overwhelming pre-season favourites Paris Saint Germain. 1,016 more words

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