PARIS (AP) — Marseille is in crisis again as it prepares to face bitter rival Paris Saint-Germain in the French league on Sunday. A quick glance at the standings shows that undefeated Marseille is in fourth place and is one point above PSG in fifth. Hardly awful. Yet a chaotic week saw Spanish manager Marcelino step down on Wednesday after only a handful of games in charge of Marseille. He had replaced Igor Tudor, who left after just one season. Marcelino's departure came after a tense board mee
Bayern Munich and Real Madrid are getting value for money so far.
GENEVA (AP) — It was already clear that Manchester City and Real Madrid are the best teams in Europe right now. The first round of Champions League group games this week confirmed the fact, even if the standout performance was by an unheralded goalkeeper in Italy. Five straight wins for Man City and Madrid to lead their domestic leagues was a solid base for the past two Champions League title winners to start the European campaign with three points. Add on Bayern Munich, unbeaten in the Bundesli