French Cup: Sochaux knock out Marseille; PSG win in Monaco

Sochaux 1 – Marseille 0 (Coupe De La Ligue, September 24, 2008) Erding’s untidy 74th minute strike was enough to send Marseille crashing out the cup.

Lorient 0 – Lens 3 (Coupe De La Ligue, September 24, 2008)

Montpellier 2* – Lille 2 (Pens: 4-2) (Coupe De La Ligue, September 24, 2008) Lille took the lead over Montpellier when Fauvergue took advantage of static defending to head home a free-kick. But the hosts levelled on the stroke of halftime, Carotti scored from a free-kick after a boardline offside decision when in favour of the attacker.

Monaco 0 – PSG 1 (Coupe De La Ligue, September 24, 2008) PSG netted thew only goal in the 34th minute, Pancrate got on the end of Rothen’s cross to convert at the back post.

Guingamp 4 – Saint-Etienne 1 (Coupe De La Ligue, September 24, 2008)

Le Havre 3 – Caen 1 (Coupe De La Ligue, September 24, 2008)

Rennes* 2 – Le Mans 2 (Pens: 4-3) (Coupe De La Ligue, September 24, 2008)

Creteil 1 – Nantes 0 (Coupe De La Ligue, September 23, 2008) Ligue 1 strugglers Nantes crashed out of the French Cup to third division minnows Creteil, a second-half lob by substitute Madjid Bouabdallah was enough to condemn Nantes to a humiliating defeat.