Saturday, April 21st, 2012
Montpellier 1 – Valenciennes 0 (Ligue 1, April 21, 2012) A fifth-minute Souleymane Camara goal was enough to seal all three points at the Stade de la Mosson, and earn Montpellier a 5-point lead on-top o fthe French top flight.
Dijon 0 – Lille 2 (Ligue 1, April 21, 2012) Lille were a player down from the 36th minute, when Idrissa Gueye was sent off for violent conduct, but the visitors made light of their numerical disadvantage and notched twice before half-time through Rio Mavuba and Eden Hazard to seal the points.
Caen 1 – Saint-Etienne 4 (Ligue 1, April 21, 2012) The visitors went ahead when Aurelien Montaroup put the ball past his own keeper after 39 minutes. Pierre-Emerick Aubamyang made it two in the 60th minute, before Max Gradel put the game beyond doubt ten minutes later. Livio Nabab scored a 71st-minute consolation goal for Caen before Aubamyang notched his second of the game.
Bordeaux 2 – Marseille 1 (Ligue 1, April 21, 2012) Marseille extended their run to 12 league games without a win as they were beaten 2-1 at fellow mid-table side Bordeaux. Jussie put the hosts ahead in the first minute from a Yoan Gouffran pass and then unleashed a powerful shot to double the lead midway through the half. Jordan Ayew volleyed home from a corner kick in the 57th minute for the visitors, whose keeper Steve Mandanda saved a Benoit Tremoulinas penalty midway through the second half.
Evian 2 – Toulouse 1 (Ligue 1, April 21, 2012)
Brest 0 – Rennes 1 (Ligue 1, April 21, 2012)
Nice 1 – Auxerre 0 (Ligue 1, April 21, 2012)