Marseille dropped two points in their quest for Ligue 1's European places as they were held to a goalless draw at struggling Nancy.
Both sides hit the post and Maurice Dale had a late effort disallowed for Nancy as both teams attempted to break the deadlock but the defences held out.
A point is of some use to Nancy, lifting them above the relegation places by the same margin, but OM will see it as a missed opportunity.
It might have been worse, Faitout Maouassa striking the woodwork 14 minutes...
Nice confirmed they will finish in at least third place in Ligue 1 after dispatching Nancy 3-1 at Allianz Riviera -- guaranteeing their best league performance for 40 years.
A 21st win of the campaign keeps up the pressure on the top two of Monaco and Paris Saint-Germain, with fourth-placed Lyon now unable to catch them.
Nancy took advantage of some comically poor defending to seize a 27th-minute lead, the home side's inability to deal with a routine corner enabling Maurice Dale to tap home from...