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Barton wants Marseille move - agent

August 24, 2012
By Fabien Perrin, France Correspondent
Joey Barton's agent says the QPR midfielder is keen to move to Marseille on loan, but the 12-match ban hanging over him remains a potential stumbling block to any transfer.

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With the departure of Alou Diarra to West Ham and the mooted exit of Stephane M'Bia - possibly to QPR - l'OM are looking for a midfielder.

And the Ligue 1 club believe Barton fits the bill, with the former Newcastle and Manchester City player ...

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