Lyon & Bordeaux held; Lorient & Le Havre win

Auxerre 0 – Lyon 0 (Ligue 1, October 25, 2008)

Nice 2 – Bordeaux 2 (Ligue 1, October 25, 2008) Bordeaux went 2-up thanks to a Wendel free-kick and a Cavenaghi penalty only to conspire to throw away the three points in the final seven Mouloungui scored with a header before Remy equalised from the spot in injury time.

Le Havre 2 – Valenciennes 1 (Ligue 1, October 25, 2008) Valenciennes had made the perfect start as they silenced the home crowd with a goal in the opening 60 seconds as Luigi Pieroni fired home. But Jean-Michel Lesage was the Le Havre hero as he fired home either side of the interval to win the game.

Lorient 3 – Nantes 0 (Ligue 1, October 25, 2008) Fabrice Abriel opened the scoring on the half-hour before second-half goals from Jeremy Morel and Kevin Gameiro sealed the win.

Rennes 2 – Le Mans 2 (Ligue 1, October 25, 2008) Gervinho (11) put them ahead but within minutes Jimmy Briand levelled for the home side. Coutadeur then fired home from the penalty spot to put Le Mans ahead at the break, but they could not hang on for the victory as Mickael Pagis fired home with just 12 minutes left.

Lille 2 – Caen 2 (Ligue 1, October 25, 2008) Lille looked on their way to victory as Ludovic Obraniak grabbed a first-half brace. But Caen hit back well as Nicolas Seube and Steve Savidan fired home to gave the away side a point.

Lens 2 – Amiens 0 (Ligue 2, October 24, 2008)