Marseille to sue FFF over TV fees

March 13, 2003
By Jean-Francois Rosnoblet
MARSEILLE, France, March 13 (Reuters) - Olympique Marseille said on Thursday they would take the French soccer federation (FFF) and French soccer league (LFP) to court to obtain a bigger share of television broadcasting rights. Marseille, second in Ligue 1, are claiming 38 million euros (£25.8 million) from French soccer's governing bodies as they believe they are not receiving the share set for them in an agreement last year. The club's general manager Christophe Bouchet is unhappy with the fact ...

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