Napoli made it three wins out of three for Italian sides in the Europa League on Thursday night with a 2-0 victory at Legia Warsaw.
Hatem Ben Arfa scored twice, including a superb solo effort, as 10-man Nice ended St Etienne's five-match winning run.
Aldo Kalulu scored his first ever Ligue 1 goal as Lyon secured their first home win of the season with a 2-0 victory over 10-man Bastia.
Marseille came from behind to draw 1-1 against Lyon in a game that was suspended for 20 minutes due to crowd trouble.
Paris Saint-Germain were impressive 3-0 winners at Monaco as they maintained their 100 per cent start to the French Ligue 1 season.
There were wins for Marseille and Saint-Etienne in Ligue 1 on Sunday, while Lille were held to a goalless draw by Bordeaux.
There were wins for Reims and Toulouse in Ligue 1 on Sunday, while Lyon were held to a 0-0 draw against Lorient.
Florentin Pogba has signed a two-year contract extension at St Etienne that will keep him at the club until 2018.
Christophe Galtier has agreed a two-year extension to his contract as coach of Saint-Etienne.
Monaco sealed a spot in the Champions League thanks to a 1-0 win at Lorient in the final round of Ligue 1 matches.
Liverpool give U21s more game time than Premier League rivals but top flight lags behind Europe.
St Etienne beat Guingamp 2-1 but it was not enough to propel them into the Champions League.
Evian's relegation to Ligue 2 was confirmed on as a late penalty condemned them to a 2-1 defeat to St Etienne.
Marseille kept their hopes of Champions League qualification alive after a late comeback saw them beat Monaco 2-1.
St Etienne strengthened their grip on European qualification by hammering Nice 5-0 at the Stade Geoffroy-Guichard.
St Etienne slipped up in the race for a Champions League spot in Ligue 1 after going down 1-0 to Bastia on Saturday.
Lyon moved back to the top of Ligue 1 with victory at Reims, while there were wins for Monaco and St Etienne.
St Etienne boosted their hopes of a top-three finish in Ligue 1 with a 1-0 victory over Montpellier on Sunday.
Lyon returned to the top of Ligue 1 after a 2-2 draw with St Etienne on Sunday night.
Franck Tabanou scored the winner as Saint-Etienne beat Nantes 1-0 on Sunday, while Lille and Rennes also claimed victories.