Monaco moved five points clear at the top of Ligue 1 after a 2-1 win over Bordeaux on Saturday.
Monaco saw off Nantes 4-0 to restore their three-point lead in Ligue 1, as Marseille beat Lorient and Lille drew at Toulouse.
Nice came from behind to beat Montpellier 2-1 on Friday and move level on points with Ligue 1 leaders Monaco.
Nice's title hopes suffered another blow with more dropped points in a 2-2 draw at Rennes.
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.
St Etienne moved to within a point of Ligue 1's top four with a 2-0 home victory over nine-man Lyon, as Toulouse and Nancy also won.