Marseille fans banned from attending match at Parc des Princes

Marseille fans have been banned from attending Sunday’s Ligue 1 match against Paris St-Germain because of the “animosity” and “strong antagonism” between the clubs’ supporters. A 24-hour travel ban has been put in place by the French Interior Ministry to stop fans going to Parc des Princes. PSG are top of the Ligue 1 table with Marseille second, 12 points…

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Former Olympique Marseille president Pape Diouf dies of coronavirus

Former Olympique Marseille president Pape Diouf has died at age 68 after contracting Covid-19. Diouf had been hospitalized in his native Senegal and was placed under respiratory assistance on Saturday after his illness became serious.  His relatives had hoped to transport him to France to receive further medical attention. However, Pape Diouf passed away before he was able to leave Dakar.…

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