Marseille's Barton: I've experienced Manchester and Tyne-Wear derbies so nothing fazes me
The QPR midfielder, who is on a season-long loan at the Stade Velodrome, is getting set to take on league leaders PSG in a huge match on Sunday but insists he is not perturbed by the magnitude of the fixture after experiencing massive derbies in England.
"The electric atmosphere doesn't worry me, it's even the norm for me. I am experienced, I know the score. There's nothing me for me in a derby.
"The season has already given a lot of surprises and twists. And we're not the types to give up. Nor are (second-placed) Lyon.
"We remain motivated and concentrated even if we haven't been very strong in recent matches.
"This week could change our season."