Tag: Olympique de Marseille

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 07: Matteo Guendouzi of Marseille reacts during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Tottenham Hotspur and Olympique Marseille at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on September 07, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Premier League move for former Gunner with sell-on clause breaks down

Matteo Guendouzi is set to stay with Olympique de Marseille this month, meaning Arsenal will have to wait to cash in on his sell-on clause.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 07: Matteo Guendouzi of Marseille reacts during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Tottenham Hotspur and Olympique Marseille at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on September 07, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Unai Emery to bid up to €50m for Matteo Guendouzi

Under the guidance of Unai Emery, Aston Villa are expected to make a significant bid for Matteo Guendouzi, a player the former Arsenal manager is a huge fan of.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 07: Matteo Guendouzi of Marseille reacts during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Tottenham Hotspur and Olympique Marseille at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on September 07, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Arsenal could profit on sell-on clause amid €30-40m fee reports

Arsenal could be set to cash in through a sell-on clause as Aston Villa pursue a move for Matteo Guendouzi of Olympique de Marseille.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 07: Matteo Guendouzi of Marseille reacts during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Tottenham Hotspur and Olympique Marseille at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on September 07, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Matteo Guendouzi set for Marseille departure

Despite apparently loving life with Marseille, Matteo Guendouzi's time with the French side looks to be coming to an end.
Montpellier's French defender Christopher Jullien (L) and Marseille's Portuguese defender Nuno Tavares (C) argue during the French L1 football match between Montpellier Herault SC and Olympique Marseille (OM) at Stade de la Mosson in Montpellier, southern France on January 2, 2023. (Photo by PASCAL GUYOT/AFP via Getty Images)

A goal, a red card, & a fine: Arsenal loanee’s dramatic day

Nuno Tavares is set to receive a fine and a suspension with Marseille, despite helping them to a win with a goal away to Montpellier on Monday.
France's defender William Saliba attends a press conference at the Jassim-bin-Hamad Stadium in Doha on December 2, 2022, during the Qatar 2022 World Cup football tournament. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE/AFP via Getty Images)

'Saliba lied to Marseille' after 'astonishing revelation' claims French report

A report from Sport in France claims that William Saliba 'lied' to Marseille, leading them to believe they had a chance of signing him when he only ever wanted to return to Arsenal.
Marseille's Portuguese defender Nuno Tavares celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the French L1 football match between Stade Brestois 29 (Brest) and Olympique de Marseille (OM) at Stade Francis-Le Ble in Brest, western France on August 14, 2022. (Photo by FRED TANNEAU / AFP)

Juventus want Arsenal 22yo loan cancelled

Juventus reportedly want Nuno Tavares to replace Alex Sandro who will leave the club in the summer and could even push to sign him in January.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 07: Matteo Guendouzi of Marseille reacts during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Tottenham Hotspur and Olympique Marseille at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on September 07, 2022 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Leave if you don't like it: Former Arsenal man's hot head rises again

Matteo Guendouzi reportedly complained about the new Marseille coach in the summer and was told if he didn't like it, he could leave.
Marseille's Portuguese defender Nuno Tavares celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the French L1 football match between Stade Brestois 29 (Brest) and Olympique de Marseille (OM) at Stade Francis-Le Ble in Brest, western France on August 14, 2022. (Photo by FRED TANNEAU / AFP)

Arsenal loanee feeling 'great' after receiving 'essential' support

Nuno Tavares is really enjoying his time on loan with Marseille as the Arsenal man finds his feet after receiving 'essential' support.
William Saliba playing for Arsenal (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Barcelona + 2 others with serious interest in ‘untouchable’ William Saliba

Three clubs had William Saliba as a serious candidate on their transfer shortlist this summer, but Arsenal insisted he was untouchable.
Marseille's Portuguese defender Nuno Tavares celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the French L1 football match between Stade Brestois 29 (Brest) and Olympique de Marseille (OM) at Stade Francis-Le Ble in Brest, western France on August 14, 2022. (Photo by FRED TANNEAU / AFP)

Nuno Tavares suspended

Arsenal loanee Nuno Tavares has been suspended for an accumulation of yellow cards and will miss Marseille's next game against Angers on Friday night.
Marseille's Portuguese defender Nuno Tavares controls the ball during the friendly football match between Olympique de Marseille (OM) and AC Milan at the Orange Velodrome Stadium in Marseille, southern France, on July 31, 2022. (Photo by SYLVAIN THOMAS/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal loanee wins Player of the Month with Ligue 1 club

Arsenal loanee Nuno Tavares has been named Marseille's Player of the Month for August after his strong early form with the Ligue 1 club.
Marseille's Portuguese defender Nuno Tavares celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the French L1 football match between Stade Brestois 29 (Brest) and Olympique de Marseille (OM) at Stade Francis-Le Ble in Brest, western France on August 14, 2022. (Photo by FRED TANNEAU / AFP)

Nuno Tavares: I wanted an option, Arsenal said no

Nuno Tavares has given an interview in France in which he claims he wanted an option so Marseille could buy him but Arsenal refused.
Marseille's Portuguese defender Nuno Tavares (C) celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between OGC Nice and Olympique Marseille (OM) at the Allianz Riviera Stadium in Nice, south-eastern France, on August 28, 2022. (Photo by VALERY HACHE/AFP via Getty Images)

Ligue 1 Arsenal loanee stars with 3rd goal in 4 games

Nuno Tavares scored and was highly praised for his performance for Marseille on Sunday, facing OGC Nice debutant and fellow Arsenal loanee Nicolas Pepe.
Nice's new recruit Ivorian forward Nicolas Pepe is presented during the UEFA Conference League play-off second leg football match between OGC Nice and Maccabi Tel-Aviv FC at the Allianz Riviera stadium in Nice on August 25, 2022. - Nice's new recrue Pepe (Photo by Valery HACHE / AFP) (Photo by VALERY HACHE/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal reunion with 6 players to feature in Nice vs Marseille

Nice play Marseille on Sunday with a 2pm kick-off at the Allianz Riviera and it might be a match Arsenal fans want to tune in to with six players on show that we are more than a little familiar with.
Marseille's Portuguese defender Nuno Tavares controls the ball during the friendly football match between Olympique de Marseille (OM) and AC Milan at the Orange Velodrome Stadium in Marseille, southern France, on July 31, 2022. (Photo by SYLVAIN THOMAS/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal loanee makes Ligue 1 Team of the Week on debut

Nuno Tavares has made it into the first Ligue 1 Team of the Week for this season, following his impressive debut for Marseille.
Marseille's Portuguese defender Nuno Tavares controls the ball during the friendly football match between Olympique de Marseille (OM) and AC Milan at the Orange Velodrome Stadium in Marseille, southern France, on July 31, 2022. (Photo by SYLVAIN THOMAS/AFP via Getty Images)

Nuno Tavares causes chaos on debut but ‘excited’ for Champions League football

Nuno Tavares is 'excited' and 'happy' to be on loan at Marseille, and admits the chance to play in the Champions League attracted him.
BALTIMORE, MARYLAND - JULY 16: Nuno Tavares #20 of Arsenal in action during a preseason friendly against the Evertonat M&T Bank Stadium on July 16, 2022 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

After month of talks, Nuno Tavares completes Marseille move

Nuno Tavares has completed his move on loan to Marseille and is set to play in Ligue 1 next season in a deal that has been more than a month in the making.
BURNLEY, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 18: Nuno Tavares of Arsenal arrives at the stadium prior to the Premier League match between Burnley and Arsenal at Turf Moor on September 18, 2021 in Burnley, England. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

Arsenal player arriving in France for medical this morning

Nuno Tavares is arriving in Marseille this morning for a medical ahead of a season-long loan move, according to a report.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 02: Emile Smith Rowe of Arsenal celebrates with Nuno Tavares after scoring their side's first goal during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on December 02, 2021 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Marseille take over Tavares loan after Atalanta collapse

Nuno Tavares' loan move to Atalanta has collapsed at the final stage, with Marseille taking over the deal and feeling optimistic.
BALTIMORE, MARYLAND: William Saliba #12 of Arsenal and Dominic Calvert-Lewin #9 of Everton go after the ball in the first half during a preseason friendly at M&T Bank Stadium on July 16, 2022. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Chelsea now interested in Arsenal’s William Saliba

Chelsea have joined the list of clubs interested in William Saliba, according to a report, but Arsenal are keen to keep the defender.
Nuno Tavares Arsenal

Arsenal 22yo does not want loan move to Marseille

Nuno Tavares has no interest in leaving Arsenal to join Marseille despite the French side's keenness to sign him.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Nuno Tavares of Arsenal in action during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on November 07, 2021. (Photo by Richard Heathcote / Getty Images)

La Liga side join the race to sign Arsenal 22yo

Real Sociedad have joined the race to sign Nuno Tavares alongside Marseille, with Arsenal interest in Oleksandr Zinchenko making an exit more likely.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Nuno Tavares of Arsenal in action during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on November 07, 2021. (Photo by Richard Heathcote / Getty Images)

Marseille director travels to London to bid for Arsenal 22yo

Marseille sporting director Pablo Longoria has been in London in recent days to try and secure a loan move for Arsenal's Nuno Tavares.
BURNLEY, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 18: Nuno Tavares of Arsenal arrives at the stadium prior to the Premier League match between Burnley and Arsenal at Turf Moor on September 18, 2021 in Burnley, England. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

Marseille make Arsenal player their summer priority

Marseille are prioritising the loan transfer of Nuno Tavares from Arsenal this summer, according to reports in France.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Nuno Tavares of Arsenal during the Pre Season Friendly between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on August 1, 2021. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

Nuno Tavares departure depends on Arsenal incomings

Though Marseille and Atalanta are showing interest in a loan for Nuno Tavares, the defender is likely to remain unless Arsenal make a signing first.
Marseille's French defender William Saliba (C) runs with the ball during the French L1 football match between Olympique Marseille (OM) and Lyon (OL) at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille, southern France, on May 1, 2022. (Photo by NICOLAS TUCAT/AFP via Getty Images)

William Saliba situation partly to blame for manager’s resignation

Jorge Sampaoli has resigned as Marseille manager, with William Saliba's situation reportedly partly to blame for the decision.
Arsenal's French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi waves to the crowd at the end of the English Premier League football match between Leicester City and Arsenal at King Power Stadium in Leicester, central England on November 9, 2019. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP)

What really happened between Mikel Arteta and Matteo Guendouzi?

When Mikel Arteta arrived at Arsenal, Matteo Guendouzi was valued at £45m and was a regular first team starter, but a handful of games later, he was out of the squad altogether, so what happened between Mikel Arteta and Matteo Guendouzi?
Marseille's French defender William Saliba reacts after missing a goal opportunity during the UEFA Europa Conference League semi-final second leg football match between Feyenoord and Olympique de Marseille (OM) Feyenoord stadium de Kuip in Rotterdam,on April 28, 2022. (Photo by KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP via Getty Images)

Update on William Saliba contract as immediate future decided

William Saliba's contract talks are going positively, and the player will stay with Arsenal this season, according to a report.
France's defender William Saliba passes the ball during the friendly football match between France and Ivory Coast at the velodrome stadium in Marseille, southern France, on March 25, 2022. (Photo by NICOLAS TUCAT/AFP via Getty Images)

Marseille plan €25-30m move for Arsenal player

Marseille are planning a €25-30m move to sign William Saliba this summer, though Arsenal remain uninterested in a sale.
William Saliba with the UNFP Ligue 1 Young Player of the Year award (Photo via Arsenal on Twitter)

Marseille contact Arsenal over William Saliba transfer

Marseille are still looking to sign William Saliba on a permanent deal from Arsenal, but the Gunners aren't interested right now.
Marseille's French defender Boubacar Kamara (C) celebrates scoring his team's first goal with Marseille's French defender Matteo Guendouzi (R) and Marseille's French defender William Saliba (L) during the French L1 football match between Olympique de Marseille (OM) and FC Lorient at Stade Velodrome in Marseille, southern France on October 17, 2021. (Photo by Nicolas TUCAT / AFP)

Guendouzi: I will try to push Saliba to stay with Marseille, it’s in his...

Matteo Guendouzi is set to join Marseille on a permanent deal this summer and he believes William Saliba will be joining him.
New Olympique de Marseille (OM) French L1 football club's player, Bosnian defender Sead Kolasinac speaks during his official presentation on January 20, 2022 in Marseille, southern France. (Photo by Nicolas TUCAT / AFP) (Photo by NICOLAS TUCAT/AFP via Getty Images)

Marseille want rid of former Arsenal man 6 months after signing him

Marseille manager Jorge Sampaoli wants rid of Sead Kolasinac just six months after signing him on a free when Arsenal released him.
William Saliba with the UNFP Ligue 1 Young Player of the Year award (Photo via Arsenal on Twitter)

Arsenal or Marseille: Saliba gives key update on his future

William Saliba says he still wants the chance to impress at Arsenal, insisting he's returning to the Gunners this summer.
Montpellier's English forward Stephy Mavididi (L) fights for the ball with Rennes' French midfielder Jonas Martin (R) during the French L1 football match between Stade Rennais Football Club and Montpellier Herault SC, at The Roazhon Park Stadium in Rennes, north-western France on November 20, 2021. (Photo by JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER/AFP via Getty Images)

4 Premier League clubs chase Arsenal academy graduate

Four Premier League clubs and Marseille are in the mix for former Arsenal academy striker Stephy Mavididi this summer, according to a report.
Marseille's French defender William Saliba reacts after missing a goal opportunity during the UEFA Europa Conference League semi-final second leg football match between Feyenoord and Olympique de Marseille (OM) Feyenoord stadium de Kuip in Rotterdam,on April 28, 2022. (Photo by KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal plan Saliba extension as Arteta calls him ‘the future’

Arsenal are planning to keep William Saliba and extend his contract this summer as Mikel Arteta calls him the 'future' of the club.
Marseille's Spanish defender Pol Lirola (L) and Marseille's French defender William Saliba react during the French L1 football match between Olympique Marseille (OM) and Olympique Lyonnais at Stade Velodrome in Marseille, southern France, on May 1, 2022. (Photo by NICOLAS TUCAT/AFP via Getty Images)

French media make William Saliba transfer fee claim

Marseille can't afford William Saliba's asking price this summer, according to reports, and the player appeared to say farewell on Sunday.
Marseille's French defender William Saliba (L) delivers a speech after receiving the best hope player trophy from French former player Djibril Cisse on May 15, 2022. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal’s William Saliba shares thoughts on his future

William Saliba wants to return to Olympique de Marseille next season, according to reports and quotes from the player this week.
Marseille's French defender William Saliba (C) runs with the ball during the French L1 football match between Olympique Marseille (OM) and Lyon (OL) at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille, southern France, on May 1, 2022. (Photo by NICOLAS TUCAT/AFP via Getty Images)

Saliba’s Marseille loan comes to abrupt end after suspension

William Saliba has played the final game of his loan spell with Marseille, as he'll be suspended when they take on Strasbourg.
Marseille's Spanish defender Pol Lirola (L) and Marseille's French defender William Saliba react during the French L1 football match between Olympique Marseille (OM) and Olympique Lyonnais at Stade Velodrome in Marseille, southern France, on May 1, 2022. (Photo by NICOLAS TUCAT/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal plan to keep Saliba despite Marseille transfer desire

Marseille manager Jorge Sampaoli has confirmed he wants William Saliba back next season, but Arsenal are now planning for him to be part of their squad.