Lyon missed the chance to climb into the top three of Ligue 1 at goal-shy Nantes.
Victory would have moved Lyon above Angers, who had earlier held leaders Paris St Germain to a goalless draw, and into the Champions League places.
But Lyon created little and Nantes, who have now failed to score in half of their 16 Ligue 1 matches, had the better openings in a dour 0-0 stalemate.
Both teams were without their first-choice goalkeepers as Nantes custodian Remy Riou was missing with a thigh problem and Lyon's...
Paris Saint-Germain's winning Ligue 1 streak came to an end as they were shut out in Angers on Tuesday evening.
Laurent Blanc's runaway leaders were chasing a 10th straight league win but were held to a 0-0 draw by French football's surprise package, who remained in third place following their promotion from Ligue 2 last term.
PSG had won 13 of their previous 15 league games to open up a 13-point lead from second-placed Caen before kick-off.
But they were unable to break down an aggressive Angers...
Nice failed to move into the Champions League places as they drew their Ligue 1 game at Lorient.
Claude Puel's side had the better chances of a 0-0 stalemate at the Stade du Moustoir, but they could not break down hosts who have now drawn five of their last seven matches.
Wallyson Mallman's free-kick brought a fine save from Benjamin Lecomte in the Lorient goal while Nice defender Paul Baysse also went close to a first goal of the season.
Both goalkeepers, Lecomte and Yoan Cardinale, were in excellent...