Paris Saint-Germain needed a late penalty from top scorer Edinson Cavani to scrape home against struggling Nancy 1-0 in Ligue 1 on Saturday.
Paris Saint-Germain moved into second place in Ligue 1 by thrashing Marseille 5-1 at Stade Velodrome.
Ligue 1 leaders Monaco returned to winning ways with a 2-1 triumph over Guingamp to restore their three-point lead.
Nice moved level on points with Ligue 1 leaders Monaco after coming from behind to win 2-1 against Montpellier.
Paris St-Germain were held to a goalless draw by Toulouse that left them three points adrift of the Ligue 1 summit.
Marseille showed they can cope without top scorer Bafetimbi Gomis by beating Rennes 2-0 at home in Ligue 1 on Saturday, a win that maintains their push for a top-four finish and place in the Europa League next season.
Mario Balotelli was sent off for the third time this season in Ligue 1 as Nice leapfrogged Paris Saint-Germain into second place in the table after a 1-0 win at bottom club Lorient.
Perhaps with one eye on the Champions League, Ligue 1 leaders Monaco dropped points in the title race after drawing 1-1 away to struggling Bastia.
Nice's Ligue 1 title hopes suffered another blow with more dropped points in a 2-2 draw at Rennes.
Teenager Kylian Mbappe scored a hat trick as Monaco thrashed Metz 5-0 to move clear again at the Ligue 1 summit.
Paris Saint-Germain went level on points with Ligue 1 leaders Monaco after a comprehensive 3-0 victory over Bordeaux.
Nice's campaign for the Ligue 1 title is back on track after a goal from Wylan Cyprien secured a 1-0 victory over Saint-Etienne on Wednesday.
Lucas Moura came off the bench to score a stoppage-time winner as Paris St Germain beat Lille 2-1 at Parc des Princes to keep the pressure on at the top of Ligue 1.
Kevin Monnet-Paquet and Romain Hamouma fired St Etienne to within a point of Ligue 1's top four with a stormy 2-0 victory over nine-man Lyon.
Goals from Thiago Silva and Edinson Cavani in the last nine minutes helped Paris Saint-Germain stay well-positioned in the Ligue 1 title race with a 3-1 win at Dijon.
Radamel Falcao scored two second-half goals as Monaco moved three points clear in Ligue 1 with a 3-0 victory in their much-anticipated top-of-the-table derby at home to Nice.
Paris Saint-Germain thrashed Rennes 4-0 to reach the last 16 of the Coupe de France while Ligue 1 leaders Monaco needed extra time to see off non-league Chambly in a nine-goal thriller.
Bernardo Silva struck a stoppage-time equaliser to clinch Monaco a 1-1 draw against Ligue 1 title rivals Paris St Germain.
Mario Balotelli kept up his fine home form as Nice beat Guingamp 3-1 to keep the pressure on Monaco and Paris Saint-Germain in a closely fought Ligue 1 title race.
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.
Lyon struck in each half through Nabil Fekir and Mariano to register a 2-0 Ligue 1 victory over Marseille that leaves them trailing second place Monaco on goal difference.
Neymar scored twice as 10-man Paris Saint-Germain asserted their dominance over reigning Ligue 1 champions Monaco with a 4-1 victory at Rennes.
Monaco made the most of their Friday night fixture as they closed to within six points of Ligue 1 leaders PSG with a 4-0 rout of 10-man St Etienne away from home.
Nantes' winning run at home was ended as Mario Balotelli's 75th-minute winner completed a 2-1 comeback victory for Nice.
Runaway Ligue 1 leaders Paris Saint-Germain got back to winning ways with a 3-1 victory over struggling Lille.
Florian Thauvin's first-half penalty rescued a point for Marseille as they were forced to settle for a 1-1 draw at Montpellier.
Radamel Falcao scored his first Ligue 1 goal in more than a month to end defending champions Monaco's bad patch with a 1-0 win over Angers.
Paris Saint-Germain suffered their first defeat in 22 games in all competitions since signing Neymar this summer by falling 2-1 at Strasbourg on Saturday.
Neymar's fine strike helped Paris St Germain secure a 2-0 win over Troyes to move 10 points clear at the top of Ligue 1.
Paris Saint-Germain continued their dominance of Ligue 1 with victory at reigning champions Monaco moving them nine points clear at the top of the table.
Lyon and Marseille both lost an opportunity to join the Ligue 1 title race when they were held to disappointing draws on Sunday.
Edinson Cavani maintained his prolific goalscoring form with two more as Paris St Germain beat Nantes 4-1 to extend their lead at the top of Ligue 1.
Defending champions Monaco missed the chance to put pressure on Ligue 1 leaders Paris Saint-Germain as they were held to a 1-1 draw at lowly Amiens on Friday night.
Mario Balotelli scored the winner but was later sent off as struggling Nice ended a four-match Ligue 1 losing streak by beating Dijon 1-0 at home.
Second-placed Monaco reacted to PSG's triumph by thumping Guingamp 6-0 at home.
Edinson Cavani and Kylian Mbappe both scored twice as Paris St Germain thrashed Angers 5-0 in Ligue 1.
Lyon moved within seven points leaders Paris Saint-Germain with a comfortable 2-0 victory over bottom club Metz, whose losing run was extended to five Ligue 1 matches.
Keita Balde and Thomas Lemar fired second-half goals as Monaco won 2-0 at Bordeaux to stay in touch with Ligue 1 leaders Paris St Germain.
Memphis Depay fired a second-half hat-trick as in-form Lyon won 5-0 at Ligue 1 rivals Troyes.
Edinson Cavani's stoppage-time free kick clinched Paris St Germain a 2-2 draw and denied Marseille their first win over their arch-rivals in nearly six years.
Monaco returned to winning ways after beating Caen 2-0 at Stade Louis II.
Isaac Mbenza's goal gave Montpellier a 1-0 win away to Saint-Etienne in Ligue 1.
Marseille, Bordeaux and Nantes all missed out on the chance to move into the top three of Ligue 1 after draws on Sunday.
Thomas Meunier scored twice to send Paris Saint-Germain six points clear at the top of Ligue 1 with a dramatic 2-1 win at struggling Dijon.
Nabil Fekir netted an injury-time free kick as Lyon landed a 3-2 win over Monaco and a major blow on the visitors' hopes of catching Ligue 1 leaders Paris St Germain.
Lucas Ocampos scored twice as Marseille recovered from a terrible start to beat Nice 4-2 in the Mediterranean derby in Ligue 1.
Paris Saint-Germain hit Bordeaux for six to fire another daunting statement of intent and cement top spot in Ligue 1.
Radamel Falcao continued his lethal run of form in front of goal but a stoppage-time equaliser kept Monaco to a 1-1 draw at home to Montpellier.
Marseille made it back-to-back wins in Ligue 1 with a 2-0 victory against Toulouse at Stade Velodrome.
Paris Saint-Germain drew a blank for the first time this season as they surprisingly surrendered their 100 percent start with a goalless draw at Montpellier.