Auxerre 3 – Lille 2 (Ligue 1, October 25, 2009) Auxerre came from behind to prevail 3-2 after Gervinho had opened the scoring on 26 minutes. Ireneusz Jelen equalised in the 37th minute before Pierre-Alain Frau restored Lille’s advantage four minutes later. Auxerre rallied in the second half but did not draw level until Jelen stroked home his second of the afternoon on 78 minutes. Daniel Niculae then popped up with the winning goal after 82 minutes to catapult Auxerre up to seventh.
Lens 0 – Toulouse 2 (Ligue 1, October 25, 2009) The visitors’ French internationals Moussa Sissoko and Andre-Pierre Gignac secured the points, with midfielder Sissoko tapping home in the 35th minute after Franck Tabanou’s shot had hit the crossbar and Gignac claiming a well-taken second 11 minutes into the second half.