On-loan Marseille winger Florian Thauvin has said he will re-sign for the Ligue 1 outfit on a permanent basis in the summer from Newcastle United.
Thauvin, 24, struggled for opportunities at Newcastle after joining the club from Marseille on a five-year deal in August 2015.
After ending the 2015-16 season back at his former club, Thauvin returned this term and has netted 10 goals to win a maiden call-up to the France squad.
And, speaking to RMC Sport, Thauvin revealed he only needed to start three...
Lille and Marseille played out a lacklustre goalless draw in the Ligue 1 on Friday.
The result left Marseille fifth in the standings, 22 points off leader Monaco's pace, with Lille lagging 34 points behind.
The hosts had the match's best chance with six minutes left but Eder's headed effort was parried away off the crossbar by goalkeeper Yohann Pele.
The game marked Marseille manager Rudi Garcia's return to his former club.
Lille is managed by Franck Passi, the man Garcia replaced at Marseille after...