Sources told ESPN FC on Tuesday that Mario Balotelli would join on a short-term deal after leaving Nice.
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Italy international Mario Balotelli is set to join Marseille from Nice until the end of the season, a source close to the player has told ESPN FC.
Olympique de Marseille's poor run continued as they were held to a 1-1 Ligue 1 draw by fellow strugglers AS Monaco on Sunday.
Marseille's nightmare run of form continued after the Ligue 1 side were dumped out of the French Cup by fourth tier Andrezieux on Sunday.
Paris Saint-Germain beat Marseille 2-0 but the match was marred by crowd trouble, with Neymar targeted by the home fans.
A leaked document sent to Real Madrid appears to show that plans are still ongoing for a long-speculated Super League featuring Europe's top clubs.
Kylian Mbappe came off the bench and used his electrifying pace to score one and help create another as Paris Saint-Germain won 2-0 at Marseille.
Lyon have been handed a suspended fine by the French Football League for an "odious" leaflet distributed by their fans.
Lyon are unable to prosecute fans who distributed a leaflet claiming Marseille is "a city where AIDS reigns" during Sunday's Ligue 1 match.
UEFA has lifted its threat to ban Marseille from European competition for a repeat of the violence which marred last season's Europa League run.
Marseille made an offer to Nice for Mario Balotelli, but it was rejected and they did not make an improved bid.
Marseille came from behind to win 3-2 at Monaco with a last-gasp goal from Valere Germain on Sunday.
After two seasons at the Ligue 1 club, Cameroon international Bedimo was barred from the training ground 24 hours before preseason started.
L'OM unveiled their new signing with an elaborate Fortnite-themed video that sees "The Flying Dutchman" take out an enemy with a well-placed shot.
Roma boss Eusebio Di Francesco had confirmed the transfer was imminent after he left Strootman out of the squad to face Atalanta.
OM are already in crisis just three games into the new Ligue 1 season and their failure to land Mario Balotelli hasn't helped.
Roma coach Eusebio Di Francesco said Kevin Strootman is discussing terms with Marseille and could move to the club this week.
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The French heavyweights are again targeting the Cameroon stopper according to reports in Spain.
Nice announced earlier this week that Balotelli would remain at the club for a third successive season after having been expected to leave.
Clubs in the French top division have until the end of the month to sign players, with their transfer window closing on Aug. 31.
Marseille kicked off their Ligue 1 campaign with a comfortable 4-0 victory over Toulouse as VAR was used for the first time in France's top flight.
The Cameroon international appears primed for a deadline-day switch to the Premier League, according to sources in France.
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