Monaco moved five points clear at the top of Ligue 1 after a 2-1 win over Bordeaux on Saturday.
Nice came from behind to beat Montpellier 2-1 on Friday and move level on points with Ligue 1 leaders Monaco.
Monaco consolidated their position at the top of Ligue 1 with a 2-1 win away at Montpellier, where they finished with 10 men.
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.
Ligue 1 leaders Nice crashed out in the last 64 of the French Cup on Sunday after a 2-1 defeat at struggling Lorient.