Lens out of Coupe de la Ligue
Ligue 2 leaders Lens are out of the Coupe de la Ligue after suffering a 4-3 defeat at the hands of AS Creteil.
Lens took the lead through Adamo Coulibaly, but Creteil took control of the match through goals to Jean-Michel Lesage, Ibrahima Seck and Marcel Essombe.
Lens made it 3-2 with Pierre Ducasse finding the back of the net, but Creteil again responded with another goal to Lesage.
Deme Ndiaye rounded out the scoring with two minutes remaining in the match.
Meanwhile, Auxerre stormed to a 3-0 away win over Caen with Paul-Georges Ntep de Madiba, Adama Coulibaly and Frederic Sammaritano scoring the goals.
SC Amiens, Troyes and Tours also recorded away victories with Amiens defeating Le Havre AC 3-2 and Troyes recording a 2-1 victory over Nimes.
Tours’ Bryan Bergougnoux scored the only goal against Clermont Foot.
Finally, AS Nancy Lorraine claimed a late 1-0 victory over Arles with Jeff Louis scoring in the 85th minute.