Lyon ended Marseille's eight-match winning run in Ligue 1 with a 1-0 triumph at the Stade de Gerland
Carlos Eduardo scored five times as Nice secured a staggering 7-2 Ligue 1 win at bottom Guingamp, while St Etienne won.
Lyon made full use of their unexpected home advantage as they routed Montpellier 5-1 to move up to fourth place in Ligue 1.
Anthony Martial left it late but earned Monaco a point in a 1-1 draw against Paris Saint-Germain.
Alexandre Lacazette scored a hat-trick as Lyon recorded a resounding 3-0 win over third-placed Lille.
Marseille retained their two-point lead over Bordeaux at the top of Ligue 1 after both sides enjoyed 2-1 wins on Sunday.
Lyon maintained their unbeaten run through September with a 1-1 draw against Nantes.
Paris St Germain moved up to second in the Ligue 1 table after beating Caen 2-0, while Lyon thrashed Lorient.
Nabil Fekir grabbed a brace as Lyon breezed past Lorient 4-0 at the Stade de Gerland.
Paris St Germain conceded late on as Lyon earned a 1-1 draw at the Parc des Princes on Sunday night.
Young midfielder Corentin Tolisso's winner saw Lyon inflict Monaco's third defeat of the fledgling Ligue 1 season.
Lyon forward Alexandre Lacazette has signed a new two-year contract, the club have announced.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored a hat-trick in Paris Saint-Germain's 5-0 win over Saint-Etienne, while Lyon were beaten again.
Metz scored twice in the last 10 minutes to beat Lyon 2-1 on Sunday.
Lens picked up their first win of the new season with a 1-0 success at Lyon.
Monaco and Lens won 1-0 away to Nantes and Lyon respectively in Ligue 1 on Sunday, as Saint-Etienne and Rennes drew 0-0.
Lyon playmaker Clement Grenier is set to undergo surgery after picking up an injury in the Europa League.
Villarreal, Real Sociedad, PSV Eindhoven and Dinamo Zagreb all enjoyed wins in the Europa League qualifying play-offs.
PSG secured their first Ligue 1 win of the season at home to Bastia, despite Zlatan Ibrahimovic picking up a knock.
Toulouse recovered from their opening-day defeat to Nice by seeing off Lyon 2-1 on Saturday night.
Alexandre Lacazette is aware of the clamour for his signature but says he intends to spend another season at Lyon.
Lorient stunned 10-man Monaco 2-1 in Ligue 1 on Sunday, while Lyon beat Rennes 2-0.
Hubert Fournier made a winning start to life as Lyon's head coach as Les Gones downed Rennes 2-0 on Sunday evening.
New Monaco coach Leonardo Jardim has confirmed that Radamel Falcao will be part of his squad for the visit of Lorient.
Tottenham will take on Cypriot side AEL Limassol in the Europa League play-off round, while Hull face Lokeren.