Paris Saint-Germain set a new record of 33 unbeaten Ligue 1 games after beating Lorient 3-1 at the Parc des Princes on Wednesday.
Goals from Edinson Cavani, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Layvin Kurzawa lifted Laurent Blanc's men 24 points clear at the top of the table ahead of their trip to Marseille on Sunday.
But they were made to work hard by their opponents, who briefly drew level through Raphael Guerreiro and had their chances to make PSG's march to history a little more difficult.
PSG certainly started...
Lorient won for the first time in five matches with a comfortable 2-0 success over lowly Reims.
Senegal international Zargo Toure was the hero for Les Merlus, netting a double as Reims slipped into the Ligue 1 relegation zone.
Toure's first came after 16 minutes when he was left unmarked at the far post to nod in Yann Jouffre's corner.
Reims did not learn their lesson seven minutes into the second half when Jouffre's corner again picked out Toure, who powerfully headed home from six yards to secure...
Sunderland have confirmed the signing of Lamine Kone from Lorient for an undisclosed fee.
Ivory Coast defender Kone, 26, has signed a contract at the Stadium of Light until 2020.
Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce said he hoped the centre-back would be a valuable addition as they look to avoid relegation.
"Strengthening our defensive options...