Ten-man Marseille extended their unbeaten run in all competitions to 17 games with a slender 1-0 win in Montpellier.
A solitary second-half Georges Nkoudou goal ensured l'OM remained unbeaten away from the Stade Velodrome since October.
There was little to shout about in the early stages and, but for a Bouna Sarr free-kick that flew over the bar, neither side created a decent opportunity until almost 25 minutes in.
That went the hosts' way and Jonas Martin drew a solid two-handed save from Steve Mandanda...
Montpellier moved out of the Ligue 1 relegation zone in style with a 4-0 thrashing of GFC Ajaccio.
The away side had lost their four previous matches but took the lead here after just 15 minutes, Moustapha Yatabare scoring with a right footed shot from six yards.
Their second came four minutes before the break with Jonas Martin converting from the penalty spot after Byan Dabo was brought down in the box.
Dabo got on the scoresheet himself on 51 minutes nodding in Jerome Roussillon's perfect cross and...
Frederic Hantz took charge of training at struggling Montpellier for the first time on Thursday and said becoming the club's new head coach was a dream come true.
The former Bastia and Le Havre boss has been recruited to save the team from relegation to the second tier, as they currently sit 18th in Ligue 1.
His first match comes against Gazelec Ajaccio -- Corsican rivals of Bastia -- on Saturday.
Caen came from behind to secure their first league victory since November with a 2-1 win aginst struggling Montpellier.
Despite taking the lead on 23 minutes when Alaeddine Yahia failed to deal with Ryad Boudebouz's corner before Ramy Bensebaini netted, La Pallaide found themselves trailing from goals either side of the break.
Firstly, Ronny Rodelin levelled on 39 minutes with a powerful back-post volley before Andy Delort turned the game on its head just after the restart, controlling Emmanuel Imorou's...