Marseille

News, commentary, tickets, pre and post match reaction alongside opinion about the Marseille football team.

Champions League

Arsenal v Marseille Preview

Arsenal head into tomorrow’s Champions League fixture against Marseille oozing confidence after an amazing show against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. The Gunners prepare to host Marseille in the second leg of the fixture at the Emirates after stunning the French power house 2 weeks ago at the Stade Velodrom.

Red hot Robin has been instrumental in Arsenal’s change of fortunes that has seen the Gunners win their last 5 matches since their lost to Tottenham at the beginning of the month.

So just how significant is tomorrow’s fixture? Currently, Arsenal lead Group F with 7 points from 3 matches just a single point above their opponents Marseille.

Barcelona, Premier League, Real Madrid

Europe’s Finest Clubs Clash For Coveted Title

Europe’s finest clubs will take to the pitch on Tuesday in what is considered one of the most extravagant football competitions – the Uefa Champions League. European action is back after a lengthy summer break and champions Barcelona will look to add another title in their trophy cabinet as they start their campaign against Inter Milan at the San Siro on Wednesday.

With a 70 million euros appearance fee for making it to the group stages, all 32 clubs will look to make an instant impact on match day 1. This season also sees a return to Europe for 7 time winners AC Milan. With Kaka no longer at Milan, Ronaldinho has vowed to replicate the form that saw him win the FiFa World Player of the Year award twice in row.