Michel

Born: November 8, 1985 (age 32)

Height: 6'0" (183cm)

Nationality: Spain Spanish

Position: Midfielder
Team: Birmingham City (no. 21)
Career History
Senior2010-Birmingham City
Sports Mole has 135 articles about Michel. Articles 1 to 40:
Eden Hazard in action during the Champions League game between Chelsea and Qarabag on September 12, 2017
Eden Hazard: 'Chelsea should have scored more against Qarabag FK'
Eden Hazard is delighted with Chelsea's performance in the 4-0 Champions League win at Qarabag FK and believes that his side "should have scored more".
19:45
Chelsea winger Willian in action during his side's Premier League clash with Leicester City at the King Power Stadium on January 14, 2017
Result: Chelsea progress in Champions League with Qarabag win
Chelsea book their place in the last 16 of the Champions League with a 4-0 win over 10-man Qarabag FK in Baku.
18:50
Diego Simeone watches on during the Champions League quarter-final between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid on April 5, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid on brink as Qarabag FK hold on for point
Azerbaijani minnows Qarabag FK hold on for another point against Atletico Madrid, coming away from the Wanda Metropolitano with a 1-1 draw.
Oct 31, 21:40
Diego Simeone watches on during the Champions League quarter-final between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid on April 5, 2016
Live Commentary: Atletico Madrid 1-1 Qarabag FK - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Atletico Madrid's 1-1 draw with Qarabag FK, as the Azerbaijani minnows held on for a famous result.
Oct 31, 18:45
Javier Mascherano and his imaginary friend in the La Liga match between Barcelona and Malaga on November 19, 2016
Result: Barcelona overcome Malaga at Camp Nou
Barcelona stretch their lead at the top of La Liga to four points courtesy of a 2-0 win over basement side Malaga at Camp Nou.
Oct 21, 21:38
Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann during the Champions League match against Leicester City on April 18, 2017
Team News: Antoine Griezmann starts at new Atletico Madrid stadium
Antoine Griezmann returns to the starting XI as Atletico Madrid welcome Malaga in the first game at their new stadium.
Sep 16, 18:39
Pedro celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Chelsea and Qarabag on September 12, 2017
Live Commentary: Chelsea 6-0 Qarabag FK - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Chelsea's 6-0 victory over Qarabag FK in the Champions League.
Sep 12, 18:45
General view of the La Rosaleda Stadium in Malaga on August 23, 2014
Malaga boss Michel hints at Sandro Ramirez departure
Malaga boss Michel suggests that 14-goal striker Sandro Ramirez will leave La Rosaleda this summer.
May 26, 09:13
Zinedine Zidane looks on during the UEFA Champions League match between AS Roma and Real Madrid on February 17, 2016
Team News: Real Madrid unchanged ahead of Malaga clash
Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane makes no changes to his starting XI ahead of their final La Liga game of the season at Malaga.
May 21, 18:19
Luka Modric in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Preview: Malaga vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews Real Madrid's crunch title clash away at Malaga as Zinedine Zidane's charges aim to wrap up their 33rd La Liga crown.
May 19, 17:08
West Ham United goalkeeper Adrian in action during his side's Premier League clash with Everton at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Report: Malaga keeping tabs on West Ham United goalkeeper Adrian
Malaga are rumoured to be keeping tabs on West Ham United goalkeeper Adrian, whose contract at the London Stadium runs out at the end of the season.
May 4, 21:02
A general view of the stadium prior to the La Liga match between FC Barcelona and Celta de Vigo at Camp Nou on November 1, 2014
Barcelona report Malaga president Abdullah Al-Thani over Twitter comments
Barcelona will report Malaga president Abdullah Al-Thani to Spain's sports authorities for comments he made about the Blaugrana on Twitter which referred to them as "scum".
Apr 27, 21:17
Barcelona's coach Luis Enrique shouts from the sidelines during the Spanish league football match FC Barcelona vs SD Eibar at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on October 25, 2015
Live Commentary: Malaga 2-0 Barcelona - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Malaga's 2-0 win over Barcelona, as the Catalan giants missed out on the chance to move joint-top of La Liga.
Apr 8, 18:44
Marseille's Spanish head coach Jose Miguel Gonzalez Martin del Campo aka Michel looks on during the French Ligue 1 football match between Lille and Marseille on October 25, 2015
Michel replaces Marcelo Romero as Malaga boss until end of next season
Malaga hire Michel as their new boss until the end of next season, just two hours after sacking Marcelo Romero.
Mar 7, 12:04
Cristiano Ronaldo holds up the trophy after the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Preview: Napoli vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's Champions League last-16 second leg between Napoli and Real Madrid, with the holders enjoying a 3-1 lead at the halfway stage of the tie.
Mar 6, 16:44
AS Roma head coach Rudi Garcia looks on during the Serie A match between Torino FC and AS Roma at Stadio Olimpico di Torino on December 5, 2015
Rudi Garcia appointed new Marseille manager
Marseille announce the appointment of former Roma boss Rudi Garcia as the club's new manager.
Oct 20, 14:15
Gareth Bale embraces Karim Benzema during the La Liga game between Real Madrid and Seville on March 20, 2016
Result: Las Palmas hold Real Madrid to draw
Las Palmas come from behind on two separate occasions to draw 2-2 with Real Madrid in Saturday night's La Liga clash in Gran Canaria.
Sep 24, 21:36
Zinedine Zidane appears prior to the game between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna on January 9, 2016
Preview: Las Palmas vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews Saturday night's La Liga clash between Las Palmas and Real Madrid from Gran Canaria.
Sep 23, 13:13
Marseille's Spanish head coach Jose Miguel Gonzalez Martin del Campo aka Michel looks on during the French Ligue 1 football match between Lille and Marseille on October 25, 2015
Marseille suspend head coach Michel
Marseille suspend head coach Michel on the eve of the club's Coupe de France semi-final against Sochaux.
Apr 19, 11:00
Silva Bernardo is congratulated by teammates during the Ligue 1 game between Monaco and Marseille on April 17, 2016
Result: AS Monaco climb back up to second with win over Marseille
Monaco climb back up to second in Ligue 1 courtesy of a 2-1 home victory over Marseille, who are now winless in their last 10 league games.
Apr 17, 21:57
Alvaro Vazquez (3dR) of Getafe CF celebrates scoring their second goal with teammate Angel Lafita (2ndR) during the La Liga match between Getafe CF and Villareal CF at Coliseum Alfonso Perez on November 29, 2015 in Getafe, Spain.
Juan Esnaider appointed Getafe boss on short-term contract
Struggling La Liga side Getafe appoint former Real Madrid striker Juan Esnaider as their new manager until the end of the season.
Apr 12, 13:43
Mauricio Pochettino has forgotten to put his teeth in during the Europa League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Fiorentina on February 25, 2016
Real Madrid sound out Tottenham Hotspur's Mauricio Pochettino?
A report in Spain says that Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino is among a list of coaches admired by Real Madrid president Florentino Perez.
Mar 2, 11:08
Abou Diaby of Arsenal takes a shot on goal during the FA Cup with Budweiser fifth round match between Arsenal and Blackburn Rovers at Emirates Stadium on February 16, 2013
Former Arsenal midfielder Abou Diaby "ready" for Marseille debut
Former Arsenal midfielder Abou Diaby could make his Marseille debut on Thursday, 17 months after his last competitive appearance.
Feb 10, 18:32
A shot of the UEFA Europa League trophy before the final between Dnipro and Sevilla in Warsaw on May 27, 2015
Europa League: Group permutations
Sports Mole takes a look at what teams have to do in tomorrow's final group matches to secure their place in the knockout stages of the Europa League.
Dec 9, 13:01
Monaco's Malian defender Almamy Toure (2nd R) celebrates with Monaco's Portuguese midfielder Joao Moutinho after scoring during the French L1 football match Olympique de Marseille vs AS Monaco on November 29, 2015
Result: Georges-Kevin Nkoudou rescues late point for Marseille in draw with AS Monaco
Georges-Kevin Nkoudou snatches a late point for hosts Marseille as they draw 3-3 with AS Monaco at the Stade Velodrome in Ligue 1.
Nov 29, 21:55
Nantes' French defender Levy Djidji (L) vies with Monaco's Argentinian forward Guido Carrillo (R) during the French L1 football match Monaco between and Nantes on november 21, 2015 at the'Louis II Stadium in Monaco.
Team News: Helder Costa, Guido Carrillo lead AS Monaco line at Marseille
AS Monaco opt for a front partnership of Helder Costa and Guido Carrillo up top as they travel to face hosts Marseille in Ligue 1.
Nov 29, 19:06
Braga's Egyptian forward Ahmed Hassan (R) celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Europa League group F football match SC Braga vs FC Groningen at the Municipal stadium in Braga on October 1, 2015
Europa League roundup: Braga qualify with 92nd-minute goal against Slovan Liberec
Sports Mole rounds upThursday's late Europa League games, featuring Celtic, Liverpool, Napoli and Braga.
Nov 26, 22:33
Lucas Silva for Real Madrid on January 26, 2015
Michel: 'Lucas Silva ready for Paris Saint-Germain clash'
Michel claims that Lucas Silva is ready to deliver big performances for Marseille.
Oct 3, 19:38
Angers' French defender Romain Thomas (L) scores a goal against Marseille's Argentinian forward Lucas Ocampos (R) during the French L1 football match between Marseille (OM) and Angers, on september 27, 2015
Result: Angers continue impressive start with win at Marseille
Angers beat Marseille 2-1 at the Stade Velodrome to move up to fifth place in Ligue 1.
Sep 27, 14:52
Velodrome Stadium at sunset in Marseille, taken on November 2, 2014
Result: Marseille up to 11th with Bastia win
Marseille comfortably beat Bastia 4-1 at home to record their second league win of the season.
Sep 13, 21:58
Tesho Akindele #13 of FC Dallas celebrates his second half goal with his teammates against the Philadelphia Union at PPL Park on March 21, 2015 in Chester, Pennsylvania. Dallas won 2-0.
Result: Dallas edge past New York City FC in MLS clash
Goals from Tesho Akindele and Michel guide Dallas to a 2-1 victory over New York City FC in their MLS clash.
Sep 13, 03:57
Abou Diaby of Arsenal takes a shot on goal during the FA Cup with Budweiser fifth round match between Arsenal and Blackburn Rovers at Emirates Stadium on February 16, 2013
Marseille hope to see Abou Diaby begin training within three weeks
Marseille manager Michel hopes to see former France international Abou Diaby return to training within three weeks following his move from Arsenal.
Aug 28, 06:55
Lucas Silva for Real Madrid on January 26, 2015
Report: Lucas Silva heading for Marseille loan
A report claims that Real Madrid midfielder Lucas Silva is close to joining Marseille on a season-long loan.
Aug 25, 15:34
Marseille's Belgian midfielder Michy Batshuayi celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match Marseille (OM) vs Lille (LOSC) on December 21, 2014
Result: Marseille smash six past Troyes
Marseille thrash Troyes 6-0 in Michel's first game as manager of the club.
Aug 23, 21:59
Olympiakos manager Michel Gonzalez gestures on the touchline against Manchester United during their Champions League match on February 25, 2014
Marseille appoint Michel as head coach
Ligue 1 side Marseille confirm that Michel has replaced Marcelo Bielsa as the club's new head coach.
Aug 19, 14:43
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Olympiacos sack title-winning coach Vitor Pereira
Vitor Pereira leaves Olympiacos just two months after guiding the Greek club to a league and cup double.
Jun 11, 10:25
Sevilla players celebarte with throphy after the UEFA Europa League final football match between FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk and Sevilla FC at the Narodowy stadium in Warsaw, Poland on May 27, 2015
Daniel Carrico: 'Sevilla will beg Unai Emery to stay'
Daniel Carrico says that he and his Sevilla teammates will beg in-demand coach Unai Emery to stay at the club after their Europa League glory.
May 28, 01:40
Carlo Ancelotti, coach of Real Madrid reacts during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final first leg match between Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on April 2, 2014
Match Analysis: Real Madrid 3-0 Almeria
Sports Mole dissects the 90 minutes of action as Real Madrid record a 3-0 win over Almeria in La Liga.
Apr 29, 23:25
Real Madrid's Italian coach Carlo Ancelotti gestures during the UEFA Champions League semifinal first leg football match Real Madrid CF vs FC Bayern Munchen at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on April 23, 2014
Preview: Real Madrid vs. Almeria
Sports Mole previews Wednesday's La Liga clash between Real Madrid and Almeria at the Bernabeu.
Apr 27, 17:57
Dillon Powers #8 of the Colorado Rapids celebrates as he scores a goal on a penalty kick against the the Montreal Impact in the fifth minute at Dick's Sporting Goods Park on May 24, 2014
Result: Dallas thumped by Colorado Rapids
Colorado Rapids score four goals away from home to deny Dallas the chance of taking top spot in the Western Conference.
Apr 11, 02:00



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