1992/93: French first for Marseille




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  • Deschamps on Goethals glory with Marseille

    Didier Deschamps discusses Raymond Goethals, the man who coached Olympique de Marseille to victory in the first ever UEFA Champions League final.
  • Deschamps and Völler recall Marseille glory

    As the UEFA Champions League final returns to Munich, we look back at Olympique de Marseille's 1993 triumph in the city with captain Didier Deschamps and striker Rudi Völler.

1992/93 in photos

1992/93 UEFA Champions League

Did you know?

The European Champion Clubs' Cup was rebranded the UEFA Champions League for the 1992/93 season – formalising the mini-league group stage system that had been tried the previous year.

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• Juventus and Italy forward Roberto Baggio wins the Ballon d'Or, with Dennis Bergkamp coming second and Eric Cantona third.

• Australian spinner Shane Warne bowls the 'Ball of the Century' to Mike Gatting in the first Ashes Test at Old Trafford.

• Democrat Bill Clinton succeeds George Bush to become the 42nd President of the United States.

• Nelson Mandela and South Africa President F W de Klerk win the Nobel Peace Prize for their work to terminate apartheid.