Marseille sign Aubameyang from Chelsea

Sat, 22 Jul 2023 - 09:23 GMT

The French-born striker returns to France 10 years after his stint at St Etienne, where he spent three seasons from 2010-2013.

Heavy snow sees Saint-Etienne v Marseille postponed

Sat, 02 Apr 2022 - 12:35 GMT

The match pitches together the nation's traditionally best supported sides, who dominated French football in the 60's and 70's.

PSG's Neymar a doubt for Marseille derby

Sat, 06 Feb 2021 - 04:03 GMT

Neymar is a doubt for this weekend's trip to arch-rivals Marseille with a stomach bug, Paris Saint-Germain announced on Saturday.

Marseille fly high in Ligue 1 with Nantes win

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 - 10:22 GMT

Olympique de Marseille’s inconsistency continued when they beat Nantes 3-1 in Ligue 1 on Saturday to climb up to third in the standings.

Aguero ruled out for two to four weeks, says City boss Guardiola

Tue, 27 Oct 2020 - 12:20 GMT

Aguero has been ruled out of Tuesday’s Champions League trip to Olympique Marseille through a hamstring injury and could be out of action for two to four weeks.

Late Hassan goal gives Olympiakos 1-0 win over Marseille

Thu, 22 Oct 2020 - 03:30 GMT

A stoppage time goal by late substitute Ahmed Hassan gave Olympiakos Piraeus a 1-0 win over 1993 European Cup winners Olympique Marseille.

Cisse wants to come out of retirement

Sat, 23 May 2020 - 12:46 GMT

Cisse represented Auxerre, Marseille and Bastia at the French top tier and managed to score 96 goals and he is desperate to score another four goals.

Marseille offer coach Villas-Boas new contract amid doubts over future

Wed, 20 May 2020 - 06:07 GMT

Marseille have offered coach Andre Villas-Boas a two-year contract extension, the French club announced on Tuesday, amid widespread reports that the Portuguese is set to leave after just one season in charge.

PSG crowned Ligue 1 champions

Fri, 01 May 2020 - 10:58 GMT

Before the suspension of the competition Paris Saint-Germain had a 12-point gap between them and second placed Olympique de Marseille.

Pope Tawadros visits Egyptian consulate in Marseille

Sun, 20 Oct 2019 - 09:38 GMT

Coptic Orthodox Church Spokesman Boulos Halim said the pontiff held a meeting with Marseille Mayor Renaud Muselier.

Balotelli's flying volley helps Marseille sink St Etienne

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 - 02:30 GMT

Balotelli held off Loic Perrin and twisted his body to volley the ball home from a corner in the 12th minute.

Balotelli Hoping to bounce back at Marseille

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 - 01:00 GMT

Italy striker Mario Balotelli is hoping to get back on track as he joined Olympique de Marseille from fellow Ligue 1 side Nice on a six-month contract on Wednesday.

France's "yellow vest" protests rumble on in quieter mood

Sat, 29 Dec 2018 - 02:51 GMT

France's "yellow vest" demonstrators kept numerous roads across the country blocked on Saturday as groups of protesters gathered in city centres.

St Etienne/Marseille latest soccer match cancelled over French protests

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 - 01:00 GMT

France's Ligue 1 body said on Thursday that the match had been cancelled at the request of local police.

Azpilicueta extends Chelsea stay with new four-year deal

Tue, 04 Dec 2018 - 01:29 GMT

Azpilicueta has made 298 appearances for Chelsea since he signed from French side Marseille in 2012.

Fifth body found under collapsed buildings in French city of Marseille

Wed, 07 Nov 2018 - 10:10 GMT

The body of a fifth victim has been found in the rubble of two dilapidated buildings that collapsed this week in the French city of Marseille.

Rescuers search for victims after buildings collapse in Marseille

Mon, 05 Nov 2018 - 11:22 GMT

French rescue workers were searching into the night for possible victims under the wreckage of two buildings that suddenly collapsed in the centre of Marseille.

UEFA threaten Marseille with European ban

Fri, 27 Jul 2018 - 06:00 GMT

French giants Marseille were warned Wednesday they could be kicked out of European competition if their fans continue to wreak havoc.

Scientists discover how breast cancer hibernates: study

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 07:59 GMT

Scientists have identified the mechanism that allows breast cancer cells to lie dormant in other parts of the body only to reemerge years later with lethal force.

Griezmann warned he will 'never go down in history' at Barcelona

Fri, 18 May 2018 - 02:20 GMT

Griezmann stole the headlines by scoring twice as Atletico beat Olympique de Marseille 3-0 in the Europa League final.