Lorient moved clear of the bottom three in Ligue 1 as a dominant first-half display earned them a 3-1 win at home to Metz.
The hosts raced into a 3-0 lead before half-time as goals from Jordan Ayew, Raphael Guerreiro and Benjamin Jeannot put them in charge.
Yeni Ngbakoto pulled a goal back a minute into the second half, but the visitors had left themselves with too much to do.
The win sent Lorient up to 13th in Ligue 1, three points above the bottom three and one ahead of their opponents.
Metz were again...