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France striker offended by burger ad jibe - report

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | April, 18 2014

Andre-Pierre Gignac has reacted angrily to a fast-food chain making fun of him to publicise the opening of a new branch in Marseille, according to La Provence. • Restaurant adds 'Zlatan' burger The Marseille striker, 28, is of...

Marseille's Valbuena: I've been rubbish

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | March, 28 2014

Mathieu Valbuena has assumed his part of responsibility in Marseille's wretched recent form, and admitted his season's return for the Ligue 1 side is "rubbish." • Fanni questions Marseille effort Valbuena, 29, has been one of th...

Rod Fanni questions Marseille players' effort

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | March, 27 2014

Rod Fanni has accused some of his Marseille teammates of not putting in enough effort after the club's alarming dip in form recently. Marseille have picked up just a point from their last four league games, a run that has meant them dropp...

Anigo: Plenty of coaches interested in Marseille job

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | March, 21 2014

Marseille sporting director and interim first-team boss Jose Anigo believes "there are a lot" of high-profile coaches who would be happy to take the job at the Stade Velodrome. After taking charge of affairs following Elie Baup's sac...

Lucescu rules out leaving Shakhtar for Marseille

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | March, 17 2014

Mircea Lucescu has scotched speculation he will become the new coach of Marseille, telling Canal Plus he will remain at Shakhtar Donetsk next season. Marseille sporting director Jose Anigo has been in charge of the first team at the Stade Velo...

Marseille urged to hire Zidane by ex-coach

March, 12 2014

Zinedine Zidane "is ready" to take on the coaching job at his hometown club Marseille, according to OM’s former boss Elie Baup. • Lowe: Zidane finding fulfilment • Zizou tipped for Bordeaux role • Carter: Zidan...

Nice refuse to rearrange Marseille clash

Mark Rodden | March, 7 2014

Nice have defended their decision not to agree to a postponement of Friday’s Ligue 1 match against Marseille. Fifth-placed Marseille had sought to have the game rearranged because of the number of players they had involved in internation...

Ibrahimovic: PSG are too tough to stop

ESPN staff | March, 3 2014

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has told Le Parisien it is hard to see how Paris Saint-Germain will be stopped from claiming a second consecutive Ligue 1 title following their 2-0 win over rivals Marseille on Sunday. • Johnson: The gap widens • ...

Valbuena targeting classique upset

Mark Rodden | February, 28 2014

Marseille midfielder Mathieu Valbuena believes his side still have the quality to deal a blow to Paris Saint-Germain's Ligue 1 title hopes ahead of the classique on Sunday. • Johnson: Smart business from PSG Les Phoceens have endured a ...

Thauvin targets place in France squad

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | February, 26 2014

Up-and-coming Marseille winger Florian Thauvin has insisted he "feels ready" to make the step up to the French national team. Thauvin, 21, won the Under-20 World Cup alongside Paul Pogba last summer after the Juventus midfielder has ...

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