Caen moved up to third in Ligue 1 as Andy Delort's goal steered them to a 1-0 home win over St Etienne.
Delort converted at the back post from Vincent Bessat's cross in the 62nd minute to hand the hosts a deserved lead.
The former Wigan striker had already been to the fore as his side applied pressure in the first half, twice being denied by St Etienne goalkeeper Stephane Ruffier.
Delort then teed up a great opportunity that Ronny Rodelin squandered, before breaking the deadlock.
Loic Perrin almost equalised...
Caen continued their strong home form with a 2-0 victory against Gazelec Ajaccio, who remain without a win this season.
There were chances at both ends in an open start to the match but none were taken until the 28th minute when Ronny Rodelin headed the hosts in front.
Caen kept up the pressure thereafter and a second goal seemed likely, although they had to wait for it.
It came 10 minutes into the second half as Emmanuel Imorou applied a clinical finish to a cross at the far post to ensure the team...
Lorient made it three Ligue 1 wins in a row with a 2-0 victory at home to Caen.
The hosts made the perfect start with less than a quarter of an hour on the clock when Maxime Barthelme's free-kick was bundled over the line by Benjamin Moukandjo.
Sylvain Ripoll's side doubled their tally as half-time approached after Didier Ndong's drilled 20-yard effort was superbly flicked beyond visiting goalkeeper Remy Vercoutre by Majeed Waris.
Caen thought they had fashioned a way back into the game midway through...
Jeff Louis' injury-time goal broke Montpellier hearts as Caen ran out 2-1 winners at the Stade Michel d'Ornano.
Ronny Rodelin got the hosts' evening off to a good start when his first-time volley flew past Jonathan Ligali - his first Ligue 1 goal since November 2013.
Stuttering Montpellier hit back and Jonas Martin levelled from the penalty spot on 32 minutes after Jordan Adeoti brought down Bryan Dabo.
With the final whistle looming, though, hopes of a second point of the season for the struggling...