Olympique de Marseille

Dimitri Payet extends Marseille contract until 2022

French international attacking midfielder Dimitri Payet has extended his Marseille contract until 2022, according to L’Équipe. When the former West Ham man returned to Marseille in the January window, he signed for €29m on a 4.5 year contract. FIFA rules dictate … Read more »

Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud dodges Marseille speculation

Speaking to Football.fr, Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud dodged questions about links to Marseille this evening. “Nothing is set in stone but I would say today that I feel good at Arsenal. I have another two years on my contract. We will … Read more »

Marseille enter into informal discussions with Valère Germain

Marseille Sporting Director Andoni Zubizarreta has opened informal talks with AS Monaco striker Valère Germain’s entourage, according to L’Équipe. A meeting has occurred at the Marseille training centre and Germain is someone that Zubizarreta likes because of his dribbling and movement … Read more »

Negotiations have begun between Marseille & Crystal Palace for Steve Mandanda

Talks between Marseille Sporting Director Andoni Zubizarreta and agent Stéphane Courbis have accelerated in recent weeks over the possible return of Steve Mandanda to the club, according to L’Équipe. The player himself even met with Marseille representatives in December in a 5 star … Read more »

Chahreddine Boukholda to make switch from Monaco to Lille

20-year-old attacking midfielder Chahreddine Boukholda is set to make the switch from AS Monaco to Lille, according to L’Équipe. Boukholda, who began his youth career at Marseille, impressed Marcelo Bielsa during his stint at OM and the Argentinian looks set to link … Read more »

Marseille position themselves for Kurt Zouma

Ligue 1 side Marseille have concretely positioned themselves to sign Chelsea central defender Kurt Zouma on a season-long loan for the 2017/18 campaign, according to L’Équipe. Chelsea, according to the report, have decided to loan the Frenchman out for next season, … Read more »