In the derby of the French football championship sixth round, Lyon and Marseille played 1-1.
Dimitri Payet’s goal helped the guests take the lead in the 16th minute but just three minutes later for a sharp foul on Leo Dubois, Payet earned a red card.
In the 28th minute, Lyon equalized with the player more with a goal by Houssem Aouar from the penalty spot. Tino Kadewere scored for 2-1 in the 43rd minute, but the goal was annulled due to the hinterland after watching the video.
Rennes played 2-2 at home against Reims, but even with that point he took the lead in the standings.
Rennes turned the score around with two goals and the guests took a 1-0 lead, for Reims to equalize. For Rennes, they scored Raphinha (24) and Damien Da Silva (37), and for guests Yunis Abdelhamid (11) and Boulaye Dia (66).
At Brest with 0-1 Monaco was defeated away, recording the second defeat of the season. The deciding goal was scored by Romain Faivre in the eighth minute.
Monaco had 72 percent possession of the ball, 19 shots on goal, and eight corners, but failed to break the home defense.
Bordeaux convincingly beat Dijon 3-0. The scorers for the hosts were also Remi Oudin (11), Samuel Kalu (29) and Toma Basic (89).
With an identical result, Lille beat Strasbourg away. Scorers for the guest were Mehmet Celik (21), Renato Sanches (54), and Burak Yilmaz (68), Domagoj Bradarić played the entire match.
Metz defeated Lorient 3-1 on the wings of triple scorer Ibrahim Niane (44-11m, 59, 64).
Rennes leads the table with 14 points ahead of Lille, also with 14 points, while Lensa has 13 points. PSG is fourth with 12 points.
Rennes – Reims 2-2 (Raphinha 24, Da Silva 37 / Abdelhamid 11, Dia 66)
Lyon – Marseille 1-1 (Aouar 28-11m / Payet 16)
Montpellier – Nimes 0-1 (Ripart 84)
Bordeaux – Dijon 2-0 (Oudin 11, Kalu 29, BASIC 89)
Brest – Monaco 1-0 (Faivre 8)
Metz – Lorient 3-1 (Niane 44-11m, 59, 64 / Hamel 36)
Strasbourg – Lille 0-3 (Celik 21, Sanches 54, Yilmaz 68)
Lens – St Etienne 2-0 (Kakuta 15-11m, Sotuca 81)
Nice – Nantes 2-1 (Dante 27, Ulien 62 / Louza 45-4-11m)
PSG – Angers 6-1 (Florenzi 7, Neymar 36, 47, Drexler 54, Gueye 71,