Olympique de Marseille

Marseille remain in contact with Aymen Abdennour

Ligue 1 side Olympique de Marseille are in constant contact with Valencia central defender Aymen Abdennour about a possible move, according to France Football. The 27-year-old has been in contact with the player for six months now, and talks have begun … Read more »

FEATURE | Marseille return pays off for Florian Thauvin as he ascends to the France squad

Florian Thauvin’s dream of making the France squad remained just that...

Bayern Munich rejected €65m from Chelsea for Franck Ribéry in 2008

Speaking in an interview with SportBild, Bayern Munich’s Chief Executive Karl-Heinz Rummenigge claimed that the Bavarian club rejected a €65m offer from Premier League leaders Chelsea for French winger Franck Ribéry in 2008. “This offer was made in 2008 and was … Read more »

Jamie Vardy insulted Samir Nasri’s family, leading to the Frenchman’s sending off

Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy allegedly insulted Sevilla’s French attacking midfielder Samir Nasri’s family last night, leading to the Manchester City loanee to react in a movement that was interpreted as a head-butt, according to France Football. Vardy is said to … Read more »

Maxime Lopez discusses intense Liverpool interest

Speaking in an interview with L’Équipe, Marseille’s teenage central midfielder Maxime Lopez confirmed that when Marcelo Bielsa was in charge of the club he often regretted not leaving and joining Liverpool, who heavily courted him. “They even told me: “In 5 … Read more »

Dimitri Payet is scathing with his criticism of West Ham

Marseille attacking midfielder Dimitri Payet spoke in an exclusive interview with L’Équipe about his decision to leave West Ham United. “I no longer wanted to play in the bottom positions of the Premier League. Our way of approaching matches, the defensive … Read more »