Marseille

Marseille clash: No fans allowed for Nice's home league game against Bordeaux

The punishment comes after last Sunday’s heated encounter, which was abandoned with 15 minutes left after home fans threw projectiles and invaded the field.

published on : 26th August 2021

Probe opened into violence that led to abandonment of Nice-Marseille game

Local authorities in Nice have opened an investigation into the ugly incidents which led to the abandonment of Ligue 1 match between the home side and Marseille.

published on : 23rd August 2021

WATCH| Nice-Marseille French Ligue 1 game abandoned after bottles thrown and 'players attacked'

Eighty minutes after the game was suspended, Nice, who were leading through a Kasper Dolberg goal, said they wanted to restart.

published on : 23rd August 2021

Why Hollywood can't get enough of France's 'crime city' Marseille

France's raffish Mediterranean second city has iconic status in Hollywood as the setting for "The French Connection" thrillers of the 1970s. 

published on : 9th July 2021

Marseille out to deny Antoine Griezmann, Atletico Madrid in Europa League final

Simeone has worked wonders with Atletico Madrid since being appointed in late 2011 and winning the Europa League just six months later.

published on : 16th May 2018

Atletico Madrid vs Marseille: Five key men in the Europa League final

Koke could play off the front two of Griezmann and Diego Costa, offering the same kind of threat that saw him score the winner at Getafe in La Liga at the weekend.

published on : 16th May 2018

Late Rolando winner sends Marseille to Europa League final

Five minutes after coming on as a substitute, Rolando volleyed in a corner from captain Dimitri Payet in the 116th minute.

published on : 4th May 2018

Ousted Marseille defender Patrice Evra vows to return 'stronger than ever'

Patrice Evra's ban only applies to UEFA club competitions, meaning that he could still play in a domestic league.

published on : 14th November 2017

Ousted Marseille defender Patrice Evra backed by Steve Mandanda

Evra had been widely condemned for the assault on a Marseille fan which took place ahead of a Europa League tie at Vitoria Guimaraes.

published on : 13th November 2017

Patrice Evra leaves Marseille, banned from European tournaments until June 30

Evra was widely condemned for the assault on a Marseille spectator which took place during the pre-match warm-up of a Europa League.

published on : 11th November 2017

France coach Didier Deschamps warns Patrice Evra over Kung fu kick

France coach Didier Deschamps predicted Patrice Evra would pay a heavy price for kicking a Marseille fan last week and says the former national captain should have known better.

published on : 7th November 2017

Marseille fans turn on Patrice Evra after his kicking act

Marseille fans have told Patrice Evra he is no longer welcome at the club after the defender kicked a supporter in the head.

published on : 6th November 2017

Marseille firm designs t-shirt mocking Patrice Evra's karate kick

A Marseille clothing designer is hoping to make hay with a hastily-designed t-shirt mocking Patrice Evra's karate kick on one of his team's own fans.

published on : 4th November 2017

Marseille suspends Patrice Evra for kicking fan during Europa League

The French club's announcement came after UEFA said earlier Friday that Evra will be banned for at least one game.

published on : 4th November 2017

PSG coach Unai Emery says red-card Neymar deserves protection

Neymar was not only harried and niggled by a series of fouls in the game, but also pelted by Stade Velodrome fans with coins.

published on : 23rd October 2017
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