Lens to face arch-rivals Lille in League Cup
PARIS, Aug 31 (Reuters) - RC Lens were drawn with arch-rivals Lille in the French League Cup round of 32 on Friday.
Lens gave new coach Jean-Pierre Papin a winning start with a qualification for the UEFA Cup first round following a 5-1 thrashing of Young Boys Berne on Thursday.
Lille should be able to count on surprise signing Patrick Kluivert of the Netherlands to break the deadlock at the Stade Felix-Bollaert.
Other all Ligue 1 ties feature troubled AJ Auxerre taking on St Etienne and Paris St Germain travelling to Lorient.
PSG slumped to a 3-1 home defeat in Ligue 1 against the Brittany side earlier this month.
Leaders Monaco travel to Nantes, who were relegated into Ligue 2 at the end of last season. Joint leaders Nancy take on Ligue 2 side Boulogne-sur-Mer.
Olympique Marseille and champions Olympique Lyon received a bye for the round of 32.
The ties will be played on Sept. 25 and 26.