French Ligue 1
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored the only goal as Paris St Germain put pressure on the top two in Ligue 1 with a 1-0 victory at St Etienne.
The Sweden striker's penalty on the hour earned Laurent Blanc's men back-to-back wins in the league as they closed the gap on leaders Lyon to four points.
St Etienne are now four points behind their opponents in fourth, having seen their 12-match unbeaten run brought to an end.
It was the hosts who had the first glimpse of goal through Yohan Mollo, although his shot...
Caen climbed off the bottom of the Ligue 1 table by producing a shock 4-1 victory at Rennes.
The Normandy side had propped up the standings for much of the season following their promotion but, after putting four past Reims last week, they put mid-table Rennes to the sword by the same scoreline.
Sloan Privat's early opener at the Stade de la Route de Lorient was cancelled out by Benjamin Andre but Rennes had no answer to second-half goals from Lenny Nangis, Julien Feret and Damien Da Silva.
Lens picked up a point to avoid sitting bottom of Ligue 1 but there was frustration on both sides as they played out a goalless draw away to mid-table Reims.
A point should represent a good result for Lens given their struggles this season, but they had their chances to win it against a Reims side showing the effects of going to extra-time and penalties when being dumped out of the cup by Rennes on Thursday evening.
The result leaves Lens second-bottom of the table, with only Metz below them on goal...