Ligue 1: Wendel goal edges Bordeaux past Rennes; Le Mans sink Lens; Lille draw with Nice

Bordeaux 1 – Rennes 0 (Ligue 1, September 27, 2009) A diving header by Brazilian midfielder Wendel from a Benoit Tremoulinas cross on 23 minutes was enough to win the match.

Le Mans 3 – Lens 0 (Ligue 1, September 27, 2009) Midfielder Frederic Thomas struck twice to help Le Mans to a comfortable 3-0 home win over Racing Lens which lifted them up to 15th.

Lille 1 – Nice 1 (Ligue 1, September 27, 2009) Forward Loic Remy exploited a defensive blunder to put the visitors ahead on the hour but Pierre-Alain Frau to salvage a draw with their fellow Ligue 1 strugglers, firing under the crossbar from 18-yards with one minute left to save Lille.