Joey Barton appears to have escaped punishment over his online comments about Paris Saint-Germain defender Thiago Silva after the French Football Federation's ethics council determined that no ruling could be made in the case.
Marseille has apologised to PSG and ordered midfielder Joey Barton to end his Twitter attack on Thiago Silva in which he likened the club's Brazilian defender to an "overweight ladyboy."
Paris Saint-Germain was the only winner as Lyon and Marseille played out a dull goalless draw at the Stade Gerland Sunday night.
David Beckham will make his first start for Paris Saint- Germain in Wednesday's Cup de France last-16 tie with Marseille, coach Carlo Ancelotti said.
David Beckham made his Paris St Germain bow Sunday and enjoyed the perfect start as his new side produced a vital 2-0 win in their bid to win the Ligue 1 title.
Rod Fanni's 94th-minute goal kept Marseille's Ligue 1 title challenge alive with a hard-earned 1-0 victory over Valenciennes at the Stade Velodrome on Saturday.
Marseille was left counting the cost of Joey Barton's second-half dismissal as ity slipped to a shock 1-0 defeat at home to lowly Nancy in Ligue 1 Sunday night.
Marseille missed the chance to move a point behind Ligue 1 leader Lyon as Romain Alessandrini's late equalizer for Rennes meant it had to settle for a 2-2 draw Saturday.
QPR confirmed the signing of Marseille striker Loic Remy for a club record fee.
Paris St. Germain replaced Lyon at the top of the Ligue 1 table after downing its title rival 1-0 at the Parc des Princes Sunday.
Andre-Pierre Gignac's first goal since his return from injury moved Marseille level at the top of Ligue 1 with a 1-0 win at nine-man Toulouse.
Marseille moved level on points with Ligue 1 leaders Paris St Germain thanks to a 1-0 victory over 10-man Lille at Stade Velodrome.
Paris St Germain remained top of Ligue 1 on goal difference from Marseille after it managed to secure a draw at Montpellier despite having to play with 10 men for 80 minutes.
St. Etienne upheld the form book with a regulation 2-0 home win over Ligue 1 strugglers Troyes at Stade Geoffroy-Guichard.
Andre-Pierre Gignac and Zlatan Ibrahimovic each netted twice as the top-of-the-table Ligue 1 clash between Marseille and Paris St Germain finished all square.
Queens Park Rangers' bid to bring Real Madrid's Esteban Granero to Loftus Road has edged a step closer after they agreed on a fee for the midfielder with the Spanish champions.