An extraordinary save from Yohann Pele prevented Lille from defeating Marseille as they drew 0-0 on Friday.
Monaco moved five points clear at the top of Ligue 1 after a 2-1 win over Bordeaux on Saturday.
Edinson Cavani converted a late penalty as Paris Saint-Germain laboured to a 1-0 win over Nancy on Saturday to keep the pressure on leaders Monaco.
Ligue 1 leaders Monaco returned to winning ways with a 2-1 triumph over Guingamp to restore their three-point lead.
Ligue 1 leaders Monaco had to come from behind to draw 1-1 away to Bastia on Friday evening and missed the chance to go six points clear.
Dimitri Payet and Memphis Depay got their first goals for their new Ligue 1 clubs as both Marseille and Lyon picked up wins on Wednesday.
Yassine Benzia scored twice against his old club as Lille ran out 2-1 winners at Lyon in Ligue 1 on Saturday.
Mario Balotelli revealed on social media that he was racially abused by Bastia fans while playing for Nice on Friday.
Nice's stuttering form continued as they were held to a 1-1 draw by lowly Bastia in Ligue 1 on Friday.
Lorient moved off the bottom of the table after a 3-1 win over Guingamp, while there were wins for Nancy and Nates.
Julian Draxler scored on his PSG debut as the defending Coupe de France champions beat Bastia 7-0 to advance to the last 32.
PSG slumped to their fourth Ligue 1 defeat of the season as they were beaten 2-1 at Guingamp while Bastia continued their resurgence.
Saturday's game at Metz was abandoned after fans threw firecrackers at Lyon's goalkeeper, while PSG lost 3-0 at Montpellier.
PSG moved joint-top of Ligue 1 after goals from Angel Di Maria and Jese Rodriguez helped them to a 2-0 win over Nantes.
Monaco trimmed Nice's lead at the top of Ligue 1 to three points as Leonardo Jardim's side thrashed Nancy 6-0.
Monaco missed the chance to close the gap on Ligue 1 leaders Nice while Alexandre Lacazette scored twice for Lyon.
Lyon's alarming slump in form continued on Saturday as they lost 3-1 at home to Guingamp.
Paris Saint-Germain claimed a share of second place in Ligue 1 with a 2-1 win at Nancy.
Monaco thrashed 10-man Metz 7-0, while there were wins for Lille, Caen, Nantes and PSG in Ligue 1 on Saturday.
Monaco moved to the top of Ligue 1 after coming from behind to beat Angers 2-1 while Lyon were upset by Lorient.