Barton moves to Marseille as Mbia replaces him at QPR

Joey Barton has completed his move to Marseille with Stephane Mbia heading the other way to QPR.

Joey Barton has completed his move to Marseille with Stephane Mbia heading the other way to QPR.

29-year old Barton has joined the French club on a season-long loan whilst 26-year old Cameroon midfielder Mbia has signed a two-year deal with the R’s.

“I am now a player for L'OM. What a birthday present! Cannot wait to get going. #allezL'OM,” Barton tweeted.

“I would also like to thank @tonyfernandes and @Amit_Bhatia99 for making this possible. Good luck to everyone at QPR for this season.”

 

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