Tag: Olympique de Marseille

Lokomotiv Moscow v Olympique de Marseille: Group E - UEFA Europa League. Matteo Guendouzi of Marseille looks on during the UEFA Europa League Group E match between Lokomotiv Moscow and Olympique de Marseille on September 16, 2021. Copyright: Mike Kireev

Guendouzi believes Arsenal departure was the best choice

Matteo Guendouzi says joining Marseille was the best choice he could have made, and he believes they're on track for big things.
Lokomotiv Moscow v Olympique de Marseille: Group E - UEFA Europa League. Matteo Guendouzi of Marseille looks on during the UEFA Europa League Group E match between Lokomotiv Moscow and Olympique de Marseille on September 16, 2021. Copyright: Mike Kireev

Newcastle identify bargain Arsenal midfielder as Arteta reunion unlikely

Newcastle United are eyeing up a move for Matteo Guendouzi as they look to rebuild their squad.
William Saliba via Marseille

Video: Saliba denies Mbappe with fantastic last-man tackle

William Saliba caught the eye with a fantastic last-man tackle as Marseille kept a clean sheet in a draw with Paris Saint-Germain on Sunday.
William Saliba via Marseille

French journalist gives update on William Saliba Arsenal recall possibility

Arsenal are not going to recall William Saliba in January, and he'll remain with Marseille until the summer, according to a report.
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Arsenal 22yo involved in 3 goals against his former club

Matteo Guendouzi had one of the games of his career so far on Sunday, helping Marseille thrash his former club FC Lorient.
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Arsenal loanee's teammate questions why he's not playing for Arsenal

Dimitri Payet says he doesn't understand why William Saliba hasn't played more for Arsenal, given his performances on loan so far.
Referee Irfan Peljto and Marseille s Matteo Guendouzi speak during the Europa League soccer match between Lokomotiv Moscow and Olympique de Marseille, in Moscow, Russia. Ramil Sitdikov / Sputnik Russia Soccer Europa League Lokomotiv - Marseille

Under-fire Arsenal loanee named captain

Matteo Guendouzi was named captain for Marseille on Sunday, though the game didn't exactly go as planned for the Arsenal loanee.
Referee Irfan Peljto and Marseille s Matteo Guendouzi speak during the Europa League soccer match between Lokomotiv Moscow and Olympique de Marseille, in Moscow, Russia. Ramil Sitdikov / Sputnik Russia Soccer Europa League Lokomotiv - Marseille

Arsenal loanee growing unpopular at Marseille

Matteo Guendouzi is growing unpopular with certain sections of the Marseille locker room, according to reports from France.
William Saliba press conference

Arsenal loanee branded 'flop' by L'Equipe

After one Arsenal loanee made L'Equipe's Team of the Week last week, the other was branded a flop for this weekend's performance.
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Manager feels lucky to have 'future great' Arsenal loanee in his squad

Jorge Sampaoli thinks Marseille were lucky to pick up William Saliba on loan this season, marking him as a future great of French football.
Matteo Guendouzi OM FOOTBALL : OM vs Rennes - Ligue 1 - 19/09/2021 MAO/Panoramic

Arsenal agree fee under £10m to sell midfielder

Marseille have an 'automatic option to buy' Matteo Guendouzi at the end of his loan spell with the player imagining himself staying with the Ligue 1 side for 'many years'.
William Saliba via Marseille

Deserves a chance? Arsenal loanee's statistics are outstanding this season

After his latest appearance for Marseille against Lokomotiv Moscow, William Saliba's stats in possession continue to stand out.
Matteo Guendouzi's red neck after clashes with the OGC Nice fans (Photo via GFFN on Twitter)

Video: Saliba & Guendouzi involved as fans and players fight after pitch invasion

Arsenal loanees William Saliba and Matteo Guendouzi were both on the pitch as OGC Nice fans invaded during their match against Marseille on Sunday.
William Saliba press conference

Marseille president holds press conference with William Saliba

Marseille have held a press conference to 'present' William Saliba, despite it being a loan deal, saying they will speak to Arsenal later in the season about signing him.
Arsenal's Brazilian defender David Luiz waits for a red card decision during the English Premier League football match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Arsenal at the Molineux stadium in Wolverhampton, central England on February 2, 2021. (Photo by Shaun Botterill / POOL / AFP)

Arsenal reject agrees 2-year-deal with Marseille

David Luiz seems to be heading for Turkey to sign for Adana Demirspor as the defender sits on the verge of a new adventure with a new club.
William Saliba arriving in Marseille (Photo via Mode55489648 on Twitter)

Official: Arsenal ship William Saliba out again

William Saliba has signed for Marseille on a season-long loan with no option to buy.
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Arsenal 20yo pictured arriving in Marseille to complete transfer

William Saliba has arrived in Marseille to complete his loan move from Arsenal, with a medical planned for later today.
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Arsenal close to agreement over 2nd player's move to Marseille

Arsenal are close to concluding a loan deal to send William Saliba to Marseille for the season, according to a report from France.
William Saliba playing for OGC Nice against Paris Saint-Germain on 13th February 2021 (Photo via FEP / Panoramic)

Details of William Saliba’s agent meeting with Arsenal emerge

Arsenal have made it clear to William Saliba's agent that they're still counting on him long-term, but he's expected to go on loan this summer.
Matteo Guendouzi signing for Marseille (Photo via OM.fr)

Matteo Guendouzi admits Marseille confidence played role in move

Matteo Guendouzi completed a loan move to Marseille this week and he admitted the confidence they showed in him, along with their project, helped him decide to move there.
Matteo Guendouzi signing for Marseille (Photo via OM.fr)

Does Guendouzi’s Marseille loan have an option or obligation to buy?

Matteo Guendouzi left Arsenal for Marseille on loan this week, but there's some confusion over whether it's a loan with an option or an obligation.
Matteo Guendouzi signing for Marseille (Photo via OM.fr)

Official: Matteo Guendouzi joins Marseille

Matteo Guendouzi has joined Marseille for the season on loan ahead of a permanent move there next summer.
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)

Arsenal 22yo posts social media farewell as he prepares to leave for good

Matteo Guendouzi has posted a farewell message to Arsenal and the fans, ahead of his imminent transfer to Marseille.
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Arsenal 23yo lands in France, is greeted with scarf from new club

Matteo Guendouzi has arrived in Marseille ahead of his transfer there this summer.
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Arsenal to receive €12m for midfielder valued at £45m when Arteta arrived

Arsenal wanted €20m for Matteo Guendouzi but they have settled for just €12m, most of which they won't get until next summer.
BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - JUNE 20: Matteo Guendouzi of Arsenal confronts Neal Maupay of Brighton and Hove Albion during the Premier League match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Arsenal FC at American Express Community Stadium on June 20, 2020 in Brighton, England. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in all fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Arsenal agree deal for Matteo Guendouzi after Saliba arrangement

Arsenal have agreed a deal to loan Matteo Guendouzi to Marseille with the clubs finally finding something that works for everybody.
William Saliba with the Arsenal u21s (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

William Saliba picks Marseille over Newcastle with Ben White’s arrival a factor

William Saliba is on the verge of joining Marseille on loan for the season as his Arsenal career fails to fire once again.
Arsenal's French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi arrives at the ground ahead of the English Premier League football match between Burnley and Arsenal at Turf Moor in Burnley, north west England on February 2, 2020. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal discussed Matteo Guendouzi swap deal to land target

Before finalising a deal for Nuno Tavares, Arsenal discussed a possible swap deal involving Matteo Guendouzi with Benfica.
France's midfielder Matteo Guendouzi warms up prior to the Group C match of the U21 European Football Championships between France and Romania on June 24, 2019 at the Dino-Manuzzi stadium in Cesena. (Photo by Miguel MEDINA / AFP)

Arsenal have 'accepted the idea' of lowering price for talented 22yo

Arsenal have reportedly 'accepted the idea' that they will have to lower their asking price for Matteo Guendouzi if they wish to complete a...
LEVERKUSEN, GERMANY: Matteo Guendouzi of Berlin is seen with Florian Wirtz of Leverkusen during the Bundesliga match between Bayer 04 Leverkusen and Hertha BSC at BayArena on November 29, 2020. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)

Arsenal and Marseille struggle over Guendouzi deal despite player agreement

Despite interest from more clubs, Matteo Guendouzi still wants to join Marseille, but Arsenal and the Ligue 1 club are struggling to find an agreement that works for both parties.
Arsenal's French midfielder Matteo Guendouzi gestures to supporters as he leaves after the English Premier League football match between Burnley and Arsenal at Turf Moor in Burnley, north west England on February 2, 2020. - The game finished 0-0. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP)

Matteo Guendouzi ‘one step away’ from Marseille move

Matteo Guendouzi is said to be 'one step away' from a return to France with Marseille, despite late interest from Benfica and Borussia Dortmund.

Arsenal want €20m for 22yo linked to clubs in France, Portugal and Germany

Arsenal want €20m for Matteo Guendouzi this summer, according to reports in Portugal, which is delaying his sale at the moment.
Hertha BSC - RB Leipzig, Matteo Guendouzi of Hertha BSC warming up, 21 02 2021, Copyright: Matthias Koch

Borussia Dortmund seen as colossal threat to Arsenal 22yos Ligue 1 move

Borussia Dortmund have become the latest club to be linked with a move for Matteo Guendouzi as the temperamental midfielder receives plenty of suitors.
William Saliba looks on during the French L1 football match between Nice and Bordeaux at the "Allianz Riviera" stadium in Nice, on January 17, 2021. (Photo by Valery HACHE / AFP)

3 clubs want William Saliba including Newcastle United

Marseille are keen to get their hands on William Saliba but face competition from Nice and Newcastle United.
LEVERKUSEN, GERMANY: Matteo Guendouzi of Berlin is seen with Florian Wirtz of Leverkusen during the Bundesliga match between Bayer 04 Leverkusen and Hertha BSC at BayArena on November 29, 2020. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)

Not at any cost: Arsenal stand firm in 22yo's price

Matteo Guendouzi and Marseille may have found an agreement but it seems that the two clubs are still some distance apart with Le10Sport in France calling Arsenal 'greedy'.
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5 in: Marseille could look like mini-Arsenal by the end of the summer

By the end of the summer, Marseille could look like a mini-Arsenal old boys club as they try to sign three former players and two already at the club.
Matteo Guendouzi in training with Hertha BSC (Photo via GGFN on Twitter)

4-year deal: Arsenal midfielder reaches agreement with Marseille

Olympique de Marseille and Matteo Guendouzi have an agreement on a four-year contract, but they're yet to strike a deal with Arsenal.
BERLIN, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 01: Matteo Guendouzi of Hertha BSC is challenged by Felix Klaus of VfL Wolfsburg during the Bundesliga match between Hertha BSC and VfL Wolfsburg at Olympiastadion on November 01, 2020 in Berlin, Germany. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Maja Hitij/Getty Images)

Marseille bosses meet with Arsenal man: Still pushing for summer signing

Marseille are still trying to sign Matteo Guendouzi despite their move for Gerson, and they'll push for the Arsenal midfielder after that deal is done.
William Saliba kicks the ball for OGC Nice against Lens on 23/01/2021. (Photo by Federico Pestellini / Panoramic)

Marseille want to sign William Saliba

As well as Matteo Guendouzi, Olympique de Marseille also want to convince William Saliba to join them on loan next season, according to a report.
Matteo Guendouzi, Matheus Cunha, and Dodi Lukebakio celebrate a goal in the match between Hertha BSC and Bayer 04 Leverkusen, at the Olympiastadion. Berlin, 21.03.21. Photo: Andreas Gora

Arsenal reject Marseille offer for 22yo but talks are ongoing

Olympique de Marseille have already seen a couple of proposals turned down for Matteo Guendouzi, but talks are ongoing and the player appears keen.