Monaco needed a 75th-minute equaliser from Joao Moutinho to snatch a 2-2 draw at home to struggling Caen on Saturday.
Nantes extended their unbeaten run in Ligue 1 to eight games with a 2-1 win at Caen on Saturday night.
Florent Malouda's penalty gave Metz a 3-2 victory in a dramatic finale to a five-goal thriller against Caen.
US Creteil-Lusitanos claimed the biggest shock of the Coupe de la Ligue third round when they beat Lens 2-0.
Paris Saint-Germain brushed aside Bordeaux 3-0 in Ligue 1 on Saturday, while Monaco won 3-1 at Bastia.
Caen leapfrogged Lorient in the Ligue 1 table with a 2-1 win at the Stade Michel d'Ornano on Saturday.
Bordeaux were left frustrated after struggling Caen earned a 1-1 Ligue 1 draw at Stade Chaban-Delmas.
Marseille moved five points clear at the top of Ligue 1 with a 2-1 win at Caen, while Montpellier climbed to fifth.
Andre-Pierre Gignac struck a stoppage-time winner as Marseille earned a 2-1 victory at Caen.
Marseille retained their two-point lead over Bordeaux at the top of Ligue 1 after both sides enjoyed 2-1 wins on Sunday.
Promoted sides Lens and Caen failed to produce a goal in their Ligue 1 encounter at the Stade de la Licorne.
Paris St Germain moved up to second in the Ligue 1 table after beating Caen 2-0, while Lyon thrashed Lorient.
PSG continued their unbeaten start to the season and moved into second place following a 2-0 victory over Caen.
Marseille striker Andre-Pierre Gignac's brace in 3-0 win over Rennes lifts them to joint top in Ligue 1.
Toulouse came from behind three times to ensure a share of the points with Caen in a nail-biting 3-3 draw.
St Etienne bounced back from their humiliating thrashing by Paris St Germain to beat Caen 1-0 on Saturday.
Lille missed a chance to go top of Ligue 1 after being held by a Falcao-less Monaco 1-1, while Nantes beat Montpellier.
Newly-promoted Caen maintained their impressive start to the Ligue 1 campaign with a 2-0 victory at Reims.
Bordeaux topped the Ligue 1 table after beating Nice 3-1, while Lille beat Lorient 2-0 to maintain their unbeaten start.
On-loan Liverpool striker Divock Origi netted the winner as Lille moved top of the Ligue 1 table with a 1-0 win at Caen.
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