Bafetimbi Gomis blasted a hat trick as Marseille thumped Montpellier 5-1 in Ligue 1 on Friday.
Yassine Benzia scored twice against his old club as Lille ran out 2-1 winners at Lyon, with the hosts missing the chance to close up on the Ligue 1 leaders.
Monaco scraped into the Coupe de la Ligue final on Wednesday, beating Nancy 1-0 after top scorer Radamel Falcao was gifted a goal in first-half stoppage time.
Paris Saint-Germain saw off Bordeaux 4-1 to reach the Coupe de La Ligue final on Tuesday, after the hosts put up a good early fight before succumbing to the French champions.
Striker Valere Germain and midfielder Gabriel Boschilia got two goals each as free-scoring Monaco thrashed struggling Lorient 4-0 in Ligue 1 on Sunday to move two points clear of Nice at the top.
Nice's Ligue 1 title challenge continued to stall as they were held to a 1-1 draw at Bastia despite playing against 10 men after Yannick Cahuzac was sent off just past the hour on Friday.
Julian Draxler scored his second goal in as many games since moving to Paris Saint-Germain in a 1-0 victory at Rennes on Saturday.
Paris Saint-Germain reached their fourth consecutive Coupe de la Ligue semifinal with a 2-0 win over Metz thanks to two Thiago Silva goals from Angel Di Maria corners.
Monaco needed a late equaliser from Portugal midfielder Joao Moutinho and a penalty shootout before beating second-division Sochaux to reach the French Coupe de la Ligue semifinals on Tuesday.
French league leader Nice have only the title race to focus on for the rest of the season after going out of the French Cup on Sunday, losing 2-1 away to Lorient.
Julian Draxler scored on his competitive debut for Paris St Germain as the holders cantered into the last 32 of the French Cup with a 7-0 demolition of fellow Ligue 1 club Bastia on Saturday.
Radamel Falcao scored his seventh goal in the past five games as Monaco beat second-division AC Ajaccio 2-1 to reach the fourth round of the Coupe de France on Friday.
Julian Draxler has officially completed his move from Wolfsburg to Paris Saint-Germain after the French champions confirmed the arrival of the Germany international.
Paris Saint-Germain returned to winning ways in emphatic fashion as they thumped Lorient 5-0 at the Parc des Princes.
Monaco went into the Christmas break trailing league-leaders Nice by just two points after they got back to winning ways with a 2-1 victory against 10-man Caen at the Stade Louis II.
Alexandre Lacazette struck his 15th goal of the season as Lyon eased to a 2-0 home win over Angers in Ligue 1.
Mario Balotelli and Younes Belhanda were sent off late on as Nice's lead at the top of Ligue 1 was reduced to two points following a goalless draw in Bordeaux.
Marseille climbed into Ligue 1's top six after a comfortable 2-0 home defeat of Lille.
A Mario Balotelli brace ensured Nice remained top of the pile in Ligue 1 with a 2-1 win against Dijon, who had Cedric Varrault sent off late on.
Paris Saint-Germain lost more ground on Ligue 1 leaders Nice as they were beaten 2-1 at Guingamp.
Edinson Cavani grabbed a second-half brace as Paris Saint-Germain came from behind to save a point in a 2-2 draw with fellow title hopefuls Nice at the Parc des Princes.
Radamel Falcao scored his first hat-trick of the season as free-scoring Monaco moved level on points with Nice atop the table following a confident 4-0 defeat of 10-man Bordeaux.
Free-scoring Monaco moved back to the top of Ligue 1 with an emphatic 5-0 win over lowly Bastia.
Paris St Germain suffered a shock setback in their pursuit of league leaders Nice with a heavy 3-0 defeat in Montpellier.
Edinson Cavani scored his 100th Paris Saint Germain goal as the current champions kept up the pressure on league-leaders Nice with a routine 2-0 win against Angers.
A solitary Younes Belhanda goal helped Nice return to winning ways and back to the top of Ligue 1 thanks to a 1-0 victory in Guingamp.
Frederic Sammaritano scored late on as out-of-form Dijon secured an unlikely 1-1 draw against title-hopefuls Monaco.
Edinson Cavani scored a brace as Paris St Germain capitalised on Ligue 1 leaders Nice's slip earlier in the day with a 2-1 win at Lyon.
Nice missed out on the chance to restore a three-point lead at the top of Ligue 1 as they were held to a 1-1 draw by Bastia.
Free-scoring Monaco moved level on points with Ligue 1 leaders Nice after thrashing local rivals Marseille 4-0.
Thierry Henry has been appointed by AS Monaco as the Ligue 1 club's new head coach, replacing Leonardo Jardim.
Monaco are set to name former Arsenal and France striker Thierry Henry as their new manager after deciding to sack Leonardo Jardim.
World Cup winner Kylian Mbappe scored four goals in 13 second-half minutes to lead Paris St Germain to a 5-0 win over Lyon in a bruising Ligue 1 encounter on Sunday.
Neymar took a whack to the face, but played on and grabbed his second goal as Paris Saint-Germain won at Nice 3-0 in Ligue 1 on Saturday.
Wahbi Khazri notched a double as St Etienne sunk visiting Monaco 2-0 to move up to second in the Ligue 1 standings on Friday.
Paris St Germain extended their season's Ligue 1 winning streak to seven on Wednesday with a 4-1 home victory over Stade de Reims that has them already eight points clear at the top of the table.
The French giants have now won just once in their first eight matches of the new season.
Paris Saint-Germain stretched their perfect Ligue 1 start to six wins after coming from behind to beat Rennes 3-1 away in a rip-roaring clash on Sunday.
Lille climbed to second place in French Ligue 1 with a 2-1 home victory over Nantes thanks to goals by Jose Fonte and Jonathan Ikone as Dijon and Toulouse were held to scoreless draws at Reims and Angers on Saturday.
Colombia striker Radamel Falcao scored from long range but also missed a string of chances as Monaco's poor start in Ligue 1 continued with a 1-1 home draw against Nimes on Friday.
Paris Saint Germain's teenage winger Moussa Diaby scored his first goal for the club to complete a 4-0 rout of St Etienne and make it five wins in five Ligue 1 games for the leaders ahead of their Champions League clash at Liverpool on Tuesday.
Marseille came from behind to win 3-2 at Monaco with a last-gasp goal from Valere Germain on Sunday, ending a dismal run against their main Ligue 1 rivals under coach Rudi Garcia.
Kylian Mbappe scored a brilliant late goal before being sent off at the end of Paris Saint-Germain's pulsating 4-2 win at Nimes on Saturday.
Striker Allan Saint-Maximin's powerful deflected shot gave struggling Nice a shock 1-0 away win over Olympique Lyonnais on Friday as Patrick Viera's side earned their first victory in Ligue 1 this season.
Bordeaux, without a permanent coach after a tumultuous start to the season, missed a late penalty but then scored in stoppage time to beat Monaco 2-1 and claim their first Ligue 1 points of the season on Sunday.
Paris Saint-Germain forward Edinson Cavani struck 12 minutes into his first match of the season while Kylian Mbappe and Neymar also scored in a 3-1 win over lowly Angers in Ligue 1 on Saturday.
World Cup winner Kylian Mbappe came off the bench to score twice as French champions Paris Saint-Germain made a second-half comeback to secure a 3-1 win over Guingamp in Ligue 1 on Saturday.
Paris Saint-Germain began their Ligue 1 title defence in style with a comfortable 3-0 victory over Caen on Sunday, with goals from Neymar, Adrien Rabiot and Timothy Weah.
Marseille kicked off their Ligue 1 campaign with a comfortable 4-0 victory over Toulouse at the Stade Velodrome on Friday, courtesy a brace from French playmaker Dimitri Payet and a penalty awarded by the video assistant.
Thomas Tuchel made a winning start to life as coach of Paris Saint-Germain on Saturday with a comprehensive 4-0 win over AS Monaco in the French Super Cup at Shenzhen Universiade Sports Centre.
Gianluigi Buffon has begun his new adventure with Paris Saint-Germain following 17 years with Juventus.
Nice have officially named Patrick Vieira as their new head coach, to succeed Borussia Dortmund-bound Lucien Favre.
A second-half hat-trick from Memphis Depay in a 3-2 victory over Nice secured Champions League football for Lyon on the final weekend of Ligue 1 action.
Paris Saint-Germain crashed to their first home defeat of the season since March 2016 as Rennes clinched a Europa League place with a shock 2-0 win.
A last-gap Fabinho penalty earned Monaco a 1-0 home win over St Etienne on Saturday as the principality side moved up to second in Ligue 1 with one game remaining.
Paris Saint-Germain secured the domestic treble with a 2-0 victory over third-tier minnows Les Herbiers in the Coupe de France final.
Olympique Lyonnais took another step towards finishing second in Ligue 1 and claiming a Champions League spot as Bertrand Traore's double led them to a 3-0 home win against relegation-threatened Troyes on Sunday.
Amiens ensured they will be playing Ligue 1 football again next season after drawing 2-2 with champions Paris St Germain at the Stade de la Licorne on Friday night.
Two late goals from Edinson Cavani spared Paris St Germain from defeat but the Ligue 1 champions lost their perfect home record with a 2-2 draw against Guingamp.
Olympique Lyonnais chalked up their seventh successive Ligue 1 win when they beat Nantes 2-0 on Saturday to go second in the table, boosting their chances of qualifying for the Champions League group stage next season.