Olympique de Marseille

Marcelo Bielsa set to arrive in Lille before the season is over

Argentinian tactician Marcelo Bielsa will arrive at Ligue 1 side Lille before the end of the season after accepting to become the club’s new manager, according to RMC. The appointment of Franck Passi, which should be official tomorrow, as a … Read more »

Patrick Collot sacked as Lille boss; Franck Passi to replace him

Lille will announce the sacking of Patrick Collot as the interim manager, with the Frenchman being offered a new role within the coaching staff of former Marseille interim boss Franck Passi, who will arrive at the Ligue 1 club on … Read more »

Lassana Diarra is in talks with Shandong Luneng Taishan

Marseille central midfielder Lassana Diarra appears to be closing in on a move to Chinese side Shandong Luneng Taishan and will not be involved tonight for the Ligue 1 side against FC Nantes, according to La Provence. The Chinese side is currently … Read more »

Lassana Diarra does not want to play for Marseille

French international and defensive midfielder Lassana Diarra informed Marseille manager Rudi Garcia this afternoon that he did not currently feel ready to play for the side, having taking the January window out of football with OM so that he could … Read more »

Yohan Cabaye: “I am not finished.”

Speaking in an exclusive interview with L’Équipe, Crystal Palace midfielder Yohan Cabaye discussed his mixed fortunes with respect to the French national team in recent times, among other things. You are playing for Crystal Palace who is fighting for survival in … Read more »

Newcastle United make deadline day effort for Nicolas Pepé

Championship outfit Newcastle United are making a deadline day play for Angers SCO striker Nicolas Pepé, according to our colleagues at L’Équipe. Hull City have already made a €9m offer to try to sign the Ivorian international, but that bid has … Read more »