Ligue 1 round-up
By Graeme Bailey
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Marseille missed the chance to move third after losing at home to Sochaux.Marseille missed the chance to move third in Ligue One after losing at home to Sochaux.
L'OM were hoping to close on Lyon and Lille at the top of the table, but they succumbed to seventh placed Sochaux.
Les Lionceaux went ahead just after half time when Tunisian international Francileudo dos Santos Silva fired home.
Marseille battled for a leveller, but it was not to be as Romain Pitau added a second for the visitors with 20 minutes remaining.
Sochaux remain in seventh, but they are now just six points adrift of third placed Monaco.
Click below for match summary:
Marseille 0-2 Sochaux