Man Utd have joined in the race for Marseille sensation Isaac Lihadji. Barcelona and Everton are also interested in signing the young winger.
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AS MonacoMarseille34FTGame DetailsLive football odds with bet365. Bet Now »GameCastLineups and StatsDario Benedetto's dream debut with Marseille continued on Sunday when the Argentine striker's double inspired them to a 4-3 Ligue 1 win at struggling Monaco.Benedetto scored each side of the interval with Valere Germain and Dimitri Payet also finding the back of the net after Monaco had opened a 2-0 lead thanks to Wissam Ben Yedder, who limped off the pitch injured in the second half.Keita Balde netted a third for Monaco but the principality side stayed second from bottom on two points after five...Marseille labour to win over Saint-Etienne
MarseilleSaint-Etienne10FTGame DetailsLive football odds with bet365. Bet Now »GameCastLineups and StatsOlympique de Marseille laboured to a 1-0 victory over Saint-Etienne in a bad-tempered Ligue 1 game on Sunday thanks to Dario Benedetto's second goal since joining them from Boca Juniors last month.The Argentine, playing in his first season in European football at the age of 29, finished off a flowing move down the right in the 33rd minute, one of only two shots on target his side mustered in the whole game.It was a second successive win for Andre Villas-Boas' side, leaving them in eighth place...Ref praised for halting match over anti-gay banners
The coaches of Nice and Marseille and France's equality minister have all praised the referee who interrupted the Ligue 1 match on Wednesday because of anti-gay banners in the home crowd.France's equality minister Marlene Schiappa said the banners had sullied the stands while Nice coach Patrick Vieira said referee Clement Turpin had been left with "no choice."Play was stopped in the first half for around 10 minutes and players left the field over the banners displayed by Nice fans.French media...
The Ligue 1 game between Nice and Marseille was halted for several minutes during the first half on Wednesday after the home fans unfurled two banners with anti-gay messages.One banner referred to Tuesday's takeover of Nice by British billionaire Jim Ratcliffe, Britain's richest man who is the owner of chemicals giant Ineos.The banner displayed a play on words referring to the fact Ratcliffe also owns the Team Ineos cycling.Another banner at the Allianz Riviera criticised French league authorities...Toe Poke Daily: Rami sacked for TV appearance and other odd player exits
Adil Rami has had a tough few months.The Toe Poke Daily is here every day to bring you all the weirdest stories, quirkiest viral content and top trolling that the internet has to offer, all in one place.Jump to: Salah's keepy-ups with kids | Balotelli's training regime | What a goalProving that there really is a first time for everything, Marseille have sacked Adil Rami after the defender took part in a television game show while he was supposedly recuperating from injury.Rami reportedly missed a training...Sources: Marseille sack Rami over TV appearance
On the one year anniversary of their World Cup triumph, ESPN FC's Julien Laurens delves into the chances this France side will win more silverware. French club Marseille have terminated the contract of centre-back Adil Rami after he missed a training session without the club's permission last season to feature on a French reality TV show, sources have told ESPN FC.Rami, an unused substitute on France's 2018 World Cup-winning squad, had said he received permission from previous club manager Rudi Garcia to appear on the show "Fort Boyard," in which celebrities take part in bizarre challenges in order to win money for charity.Rami, 33, says...