This Fish Makes People Trip Balls
"I saw the angel of death come to take me."
Marseille Is Heaven for Real-Deal Pizza
Instead of asking a Marseillais where he or she eats bouillabaisse, ask them instead where to find the best pizza—you won’t be disappointed, as everyone has a favourite spot.
Risen From Réunion: Dimitri Payet's Winding Journey to the Top
Part of the magic of football is that the route to the top is a magnificently inexact science. Dimitri Payet is now firmly established as one of Europe's most gifted players, but his rise to international success was neither simple nor fast.
We Spent 72 Hours with English and Russian Hooligans in Marseille
In just three days, the Mediterranean city saw the best and worst of what football has to offer.
How Police Aggravated the Fan Violence at Euro 2016
Weirdly, throwing loads of teargas around doesn't calm things down.
This Chef Is Turning a Classic French Stew Into Burgers
Bouillabaisse, a traditional stew made with rock fish and vegetables has been enjoyed in the French port city of Marseille for years. Until one chef decided to turn it into a burger.
hooliganism at euro 2016
Marseille Prosecutor Claims At Least 150 “Highly Trained” Russian Hooligans at Euro 2016
Brice Robin, chief prosecutor of the city of Marseille, has suggested that Russian ultras are “extreme” and well organised.
UK Sports Staff
UEFA Housing The England Team Next to 80,000 Partying Fans the Night Before Their First Match
England should anticipate a headache to a dubstep beat in the morning.
Liam Daniel Pierce
5 Rising Sculptors Talk About What’s Next in 2016
If haven’t heard of Isaac Nichols, Daniel Arsham, Elizabeth Jaeger, Alex da Corte or Jamie Fitzpatrick yet, you definitely will this year.
Walking in the Footsteps of Zidane
Zinedine Zidane’s journey to the top of world football began in Marseille’s La Castellane neighbourhood. We travelled there to learn more about the French legend’s formative years.
Tracing France's History in the Heroin Trade
A new feature film, The Connection, looks at the life of notorious French drug trafficker Gaëtan Zampa. We went to Marseilles to meet his daughter and talk about the city's history as a drug smuggling port.
Kevin EG Perry
Can Weed Stop Marseille's Drug Dealers From Killing Each Other?
Mohamed Bensaada wants to legalise cannabis in the area and turn the dealers into coffee shop waiters.