A late equaliser denied Metz all three points, while Bastia and Guingamp produced much needed wins as we look at all today's Ligue 1 action.
Guingamp moved six points clear of the Ligue 1 relegation zone with a vital 2-0 win away at fellow strugglers Caen.
Paris Saint-Germain bounced back from their Champions League defeat to Barcelona to move top of Ligue 1 after a 3-1 victory over Nice.
Evian were left one place above the Ligue 1 relegation zone after a 1-1 draw at Guingamp.
Franck Tabanou scored the winner as Saint-Etienne beat Nantes 1-0 on Sunday, while Lille and Rennes also claimed victories.
Ola Toivonen's strike was enough for Rennes to beat Guingamp 1-0 at the Stade de la Route de Lorient on Sunday.
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