Dimitri Payet, Florian Thauvin, and Batefimbi Gomis rejoined Ligue 1 this season after struggling in England
6 May 2017
Three former Premier League players, Dimitri Payet, Florian Thauvin, and Batefimbi Gomis rejoined Ligue 1 this season after struggling in England. But they have been key players at an ambitious (and newly rich) Marseille, ready to challenge PSG and Monaco.
19 Feb 2017
Dimitri Payet missed two good opportunities to score, as Marseille recorded only their third Ligue 1 win in seven matches.
9 Feb 2017
Dimitri Payet scored a long-range free-kick on his first start for Marseille since returning to the club from Premier League side West Ham United in January.
4 Feb 2017
Any fanfare over Dimitri Payet's return to Ligue 1 was cut short by Metz as struggling Metz claimed a shock 1-0 win over Marseille.
20 Jan 2017
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has ruled out signing Dimitri Payet, with the French winger looking for a move away from West Ham.