Montpellier beat OM to move within 6-points of Bordeaux; Park brace leads Monaco; Hazard lifts Lille; Nancy creep past Lorient

Montpellier 2 – Marseille 0 (Ligue 1, January 30, 2010) A fine individual goal by Karim Ait Fana just after the break put Montpellier in front, a Benoit Cheyrou og completed the win.

Monaco 3 – Nice 2 (Ligue 1, January 30, 2010) Park Chu-young inspired Monaco to victory over Nice to extend their unbeaten run to seven league matches. Park’s brace, and one from Nene, ended a winless run of five matches against their opponents who are deep in the relegation battle having not won in their past nine games.

Lille 1 – Lens 0 (Ligue 1, January 30, 2010) Belgium winger Eden Hazard lived up to his reputation as one of Ligue 1’s most exciting players by resisting the challenge of two defenders to score Lille’s winner after 23 minutes.

Nancy 1 – Lorient 0 (Ligue 1, January 30, 2010) Youssouf Hadji scored the only goal of the game five minutes before the interval to secure a win that sees Nancy climb to 12th place in the standings, two points behind Lorient, who have now lost two league games in succession.