Edinson Cavani scored both goals as Paris St-Germain beat Nantes 2-0 on Saturday to move within a point of Ligue 1 leaders Nice.
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.
Monaco kept up their outstanding recent form as Valere Germain scored twice in a 4-0 win over Marseille on Saturday.
Nice remain three points clear at the top of Ligue 1 after winning 1-0 at Saint-Etienne on Sunday, as Marseille beat Caen.
Monaco trimmed Nice's lead at the top of Ligue 1 to three points as Leonardo Jardim's side thrashed Nancy 6-0.