OM hit Auxerre for four; Akrour Nissim scores a stunner

Grenoble 1 – Rennes 0 (Ligue 1, August 17, 2008) Grenoble continued their impressive start to life in France’s top flight, Akrour Nassim scoring an absolute belter from 25-yards which rocketed into the top corner. Earlier the newly promoted side had seen Feghouli miss a penalty.

Marseille 4 – Auxerre 0 (Ligue 1, August 17, 2008) OM helped themselves to four goals in their first home game of the season. Niang, Grichting (og), Grandin (a fine individual goal) and Zenden (great free-kick) were all on the scoresheet.