Olympique Marseille

  • Cazorla warns Arsenal not to slip up against Marseille November 26, 2013

    London: Arsenal's path into the Champions League knockout rounds looks to be a safe one with a home game against rock bottom Olympique Marseille coming up on Tuesday but they are taking nothing for granted. The Londoners top Group F with nine points from four matches, the same as second-placed Napoli...
  • Group of death wide open as Napoli beat Marseille October 23, 2013

    Two superb goals earned Napoli a 2-1 win at Olympique Marseille on Tuesday that put the French team on the brink of elimination and the Italians back on course for a last-16 spot. Jose Callejon and Duvan Zapata finished off excellent teamwork in style in the 42nd and 67th minutes to...
  • Dortmund look to turn tables in Champions League group of death September 30, 2013

    Marseille: Last season's Champions League runners-up Borussia Dortmund are eager to set the record straight against France's Olympique Marseille in their Group F clash on Tuesday after losing to them twice two years ago. Dortmund, flying high in the Bundesliga with a 5-0 demolition of Freiburg on Saturday which allowed them...
  • Olympique Marseille too green again in Champions League September 19, 2013

    Paris: Olympique Marseille once again were the boys against the men as they slipped to a 2-1 home defeat against an unimpressive Arsenal in their Champions League opener after wasting a handful of chances. Marseille, who played better than the visitors for most of the Group F game at their Stade...
  • Arsenal in toughest Champions League group, says Wenger September 18, 2013

    Marseille: Arsenal will need 10 points to get out of the "hardest" section in the Champions League, said manager Arsene Wenger on the eve of Wednesday's tough test at Olympique Marseille. The Londoners, beaten by eventual champions Bayern Munich in the first knockout round last season, also face Borussia Dortmund and...
  • Joey Barton handed suspended ban for 'ladyboy' tweet May 7, 2013

    Paris: Olympique Marseille midfielder Joey Barton was handed a two-game suspended ban for calling Paris St Germain's Brazilian defender Thiago Silva an "overweight ladyboy" on Twitter, the Ligue 1 club said on Monday. "The National Ethics Committee has handed a two-match suspended ban to Joey Barton for 'inappropriate comments' after his...
  • Beckham may make PSG squad for Marseille clash: Ancelotti February 11, 2013

    Paris: David Beckham is likely to feature in the Paris St Germain squad for the first time when the Ligue 1 leaders take on arch rivals Olympique Marseille on February 24, coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Monday. Former England captain Beckham joined as a free agent last month but has to...
  • Ronaldo, Kaka keep Real Madrid rolling October 1, 2009

    New Delhi: A 20 minute spell after the half-time break ensured Real Madrid defeated Olympique Marseille in Champions League Group C action. During that period, the Spanish team made sure that their opponents were dead and buried with a quick-fire trio of goals, which combined with a red card for one...