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Marseille signing Barton: I want to match Waddle, Steven success

Marseille signing Joey Barton hopes to match the success of Chris Waddle and Trevor Steven at his new club.

The QPR midfielder join l'OM last week on-loan.

Speaking to the division's official website, the 30-year-old said: "English players have done well in France.

"Cole, Cascarino, Waddle, Steven.. French football is top-level football. There is the problem with the cultural differences and the languages and I will have to adapt."

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