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Leeds United fined and reprimanded by EFL over 'spygate' affair

Leeds' manager Bielsa, admitted that his staff had watched all the club's opponents in training this season after a spy was removed from Derby's training ground the day before their clash.

Feb 19, 2019, 11:16 AM IST

EFL delays decision on Leeds United 'spying' controversy

Following Derby`s 2-0 defeat at Elland Road, the EFL launched a formal investigation into the incident which Derby coach Frank Lampard described as `unethical`.

Feb 09, 2019, 16:48 PM IST

Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa admits sending spy to Derby

Derby said earlier that local police had spoken to a person acting suspiciously outside their training ground on Thursday.

Jan 12, 2019, 06:37 AM IST

Leeds United sack Paul Heckingbottom as manager

 Leeds United sacked manager Paul Heckingbottom on Friday after less than four months in charge of the second-tier English club.

Jun 01, 2018, 17:40 PM IST

Olympique Marseille appoint Spaniard Michel as coach

Olympique Marseille have hired Spaniard Michel as coach after the shock resignation of Marcelo Bielsa over a contract dispute earlier this month, the Ligue 1 club said on Wednesday.

Aug 19, 2015, 21:16 PM IST

Marcelo Bielsa back in Argentina after quitting Marseille

Argentine coach Marcelo Bielsa on Monday returned to his home country two days after his surprise resignation from French Ligue 1 side Marseille.

Aug 11, 2015, 09:03 AM IST

Ligue 1: Saint-Etienne, Bordeaux lose as Marseille Bielsa fallout continues

Bordeaux and Saint-Etienne both suffered Ligue 1 opening day defeats on Sunday as French football was still suffering the shockwaves of Marcelo Bielsa`s resignation as Marseille coach.

Aug 09, 2015, 23:14 PM IST

Marcelo Bielsa quits as Marseille boss after season opener

Marcelo Bielsa stunned French football on Saturday when he quit as coach of Marseille just minutes after his team had lost their season opener 1-0 at home to Caen.

Aug 09, 2015, 05:07 AM IST

Defeated Argentina's search for elusive final key continues

Former Argentina and Chile coach Marcelo Bielsa says you learn more from defeat than victory.

Jul 05, 2015, 18:49 PM IST

Knives out for free-fall Marseille

Seen as potential champions as recently as Christmas, Marseille`s Ligue 1 meltdown has been so dramatic even second-bottom Metz fancy their chances for their showdown on Friday.

Apr 30, 2015, 16:36 PM IST

Marseille powerless to stop five-goal Lorient express

Lorient caused a mighty upset on Friday, winning 5-3 in a thriller at Marcelo Bielsa`s Olympique de Marseille to all but end the home team`s Ligue 1 title chances and ease their own relegation worries.

Apr 25, 2015, 08:30 AM IST

Marseille keep tabs on PSG after Lens romp

Marseille thumped Lens 4-0 on Sunday to close the gap on Ligue 1 leaders Paris Saint-Germain back to just two points.

Mar 23, 2015, 10:01 AM IST

Marseille back with a bang in French title race

 Marseille`s swashbuckling 6-1 away win at Toulouse on Friday put them firmly back in the Ligue 1 title race after coach Marcelo Bielsa rang the changes.

Mar 07, 2015, 10:32 AM IST

Ligue 1: Marseille title hopes spring leak at Montpellier

Marseille suffered a second successive defeat and saw their Ligue 1 titles hopes suffer a blow when they lost 2-1 at Montpellier on Friday.

Jan 10, 2015, 09:17 AM IST

Marseille look to avoid surprises in French Cup

After a short winter break, Ligue 1 clubs are back in action this weekend in the round of 64 of the French Cup, with Marseille hoping to avoid any surprise against lower-league opponents.

Jan 03, 2015, 10:21 AM IST

Michy Batshuyai ensures Marseille finish year top of the table

Belgian striker Michy Batshuyai repaid Marseille coach Marcelo Bielsa`s faith in giving him his first start by scoring the decider in the 2-1 win over Lille on Sunday to guarantee they top the table going into the New Year.

Dec 21, 2014, 21:51 PM IST

Marcelo Bielsa tight-lipped on Marseille future

Coach Marcelo Bielsa remained tight-lipped when questioned on Friday concerning his future with French Ligue 1 leaders Marseille.

Dec 05, 2014, 20:12 PM IST

Andre-Pierre Gignac makes right headlines in Marseille win

Andre-Pierre Gignac steered home an 85th minute header to help under-fire Marseille to a 3-1 victory over Bordeaux and keep Marcelo Bielsa`s side top of Ligue 1 on Sunday. 

Nov 24, 2014, 09:25 AM IST

Marseille`s Marcelo Bielsa remains above transfer saga

Marseille coach Marcelo Bielsa says he and his players were concentrating on matters on the pitch rather than the transfer fraud investigation engulfing the Ligue 1 leaders.

Nov 21, 2014, 19:44 PM IST

Marseille back on track ahead of PSG showdown

Marseille restored their four-point lead at the top of Ligue 1 on Sunday, beating Lens 2-1 at the Stade Velodrome despite a less than convincing display against their struggling visitors.

Nov 03, 2014, 08:54 AM IST