Arsenal take on Marseille in the Champions League on Tuesday.

You can find out more about our opponents below.

Marseille
Full name: Olympique de Marseille
Manager: Elie Baup 
Club colours: White shirts, white shorts, white socks
Nickname: Les Pocheens 

 

Three facts about Marseille:  

  • Marseille are currently fourth in the French league. 
  • Gunners midfielder Mathieu Flamini used to play for Marseille. 
  • Elie Baup's side have won their last two games in Ligue Un. 

    Mathieu Valbuena Marseille
    STAR MAN
    Mathieu Valbuena  
    Known for his speed, technical ability and tenacious style of play, the France midfielder will be one the Gunners will have to watch out for on Tuesday night. 
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