Olympique Marseille president Vincent Labrune insists there's no agreement to sign permanently QPR midfielder Joey Barton.

Labrune confirmed the club would be interested in keeping the fiesty midfielder but nothing is in place.

Labrune was quoted on eurosport.fr as saying: "We would not be against the idea of keeping Joey Barton at OM but he belongs to QPR.

"There is no agreement as suggested by Joey Barton."