Nice moved level on points with Ligue 1 leaders Monaco after coming from behind to win 2-1 against Montpellier.
Montpellier made the trip across the south coast having won three of their last four matches and they made a great start on Friday night when Steve Mounie put them ahead after nine minutes.
But Nice are strong at home -- undefeated domestically this season at the Allianz Riviera -- and turned the tables in the second half through two goals from Mickael Le Bihan.
The striker, making a rare...
Mario Balotelli's agent has joked that the only way to stop the Nice striker from getting into trouble because of what he says is to "cut his tongue out."
Balotelli was sent off for swearing at referee Tony Chapron during the win at Lorient last weekend, the second red card of his Ligue 1 career so far.
And agent Mino Raiola told RMC: "I have already found the solution -- we're going to cut his tongue out.
"To play football, you don't need a tongue, so we're going to cut it out.
Younes Belhanda has said he would love to extend his stay at Nice and believes there is "everything here to be successful."
Belhanda, who came to prominence as an integral part of Montpellier's 2011-12 Ligue 1 title win, joined on loan from Dynamo Kiev in the summer after a spell at Schalke last season.
The Morocco international has contributed three goals and as many assists in 20 Ligue 1 appearances, helping Lucien Favre's men mount a surprise title challenge.
And he told Nice-Matin he is keen...
Nice's Mario Balotelli was handed a suspended ban on Thursday for insulting a referee, while Bastia were also punished for their fans' racist abuse aimed at the striker last month.
Balotelli received his third red card of the season last week after insulting Tony Chapron in English, the referee said.
The forward will be suspended for Nice's Ligue 1 encounter with Montpellier on Friday, and the Ligue de Football Professionnel (LFP) said he will receive a ban for an additional game for any further...