Troyes' winless Ligue 1 season continued despite coming from behind to claim a 1-1 draw with Lille, a result which leaves them rooted to the foot of the table.
Yassine Benzia grabbed his first goal of the season for the visitors in the eighth minute, pouncing at the back post after Sebastian Corchia's cross was flicked into his path.
Undeterred, the hosts hit back to end a run of five successive league defeats when Corentin Jean levelled after latching onto a decent Jonathan Martins-Pereira cross.
Benjamin Moukandjo scored twice as Lorient continued to exceed expectations in Ligue 1 with a 4-1 win over Troyes.
Les Merlus lie sixth in the table after their fifth win of the season, kick-started by Benjamin Jeannot's 33rd-minute goal which gave them a 1-0 interval lead.
Strike partner Moukandjo made it two and though Benjamin Nivet pulled one back from the penalty spot, Didier Ndong restored the two-goal margin and Moukandjo's late penalty set the seal on victory.
Troyes have struggled to adapt...
Lyon made it four games unbeaten as they saw off 10-man Troyes with a slender 1-0 win.
Claudio Beauvue's solitary strike from the penalty spot late on proved enough to secure the three points that saw Les Gones move up to second in the Ligue 1 table.
Defeat for Troyes means they are still to claim their first league win of the season and leaves them rooted to the bottom of the standings, five points from safety.
Lyon forward Mathieu Valbuena proved to be a menace to the hosts early on and he twice went...
Toulouse's miserable season took a turn for the better on Wednesday night as they reached the fourth round of the Coupe de la Ligue thanks to a penalty shootout victory against Ligue 2 side Auxerre.
Le Tefece were without a win since their opening-day Ligue 1 triumph against St Etienne but Dominique Arribage's side equalised three times at the Stadium Municipal to cancel out Auxerre goals from Samed Kilic, Sonhy Sefil and Gaetan Courtet.
A second-half brace from Toulouse striker Wissam Ben Yedder...