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Football: Kalou rescues Lille with injury time winner

Lille tightened their grip on third place in Ligue 1 with a dramatic 1-0 injury time victory over Guingamp on Sunday. Ivory Coast international Salomon Kalou came off the bench to prod the ball home in the 92nd minute to snatch three desperately needed points for Rene Girard's side. The match appeared to be heading for a goalless draw before Kalou popped up inside the six yard box to knee the ball home following a corner from the right that led to a scramble.

Football: Monaco slip to rare defeat

Monaco suffered a surprise 1-0 defeat away to Evian on Saturday to leave Paris Saint-Germain 13 points clear at the top of the Ligue 1 table with just seven games left. Just three days after trouncing Lens 6-0 in the quarter-finals of the French Cup, the principality club slipped to just their fourth league loss of the campaign as Cedric Mongongu's 86th-minute penalty made the difference.

Football: Monaco slip to rare defeat

Monaco suffered a surprise 1-0 defeat away to Evian on Saturday to leave Paris Saint-Germain 13 points clear at the top of the Ligue 1 table with just seven games left. Just three days after trouncing Lens 6-0 in the quarter-finals of the French Cup, the principality club slipped to just their fourth league loss of the campaign as Cedric Mongongu's 86th-minute penalty made the difference.

Football: French Ligue 1 results - collated

Collated French Ligue 1 results on Saturday: Sochaux 1 (Sunzu 25) Marseille 1 (Nkoulou 90) AC Ajaccio 2 (Faty 4, Tallo 33) Toulouse 2 (Sylla 37, Chantome 61) Evian TG 1 (Mongongu 86-pen) Monaco 0 Montpellier 0 Valenciennes 0 Nantes 0 Bordeaux 0 Reims 1 (Fortes 49) Lorient 1 (Aboubakar 45-pen) Sunday Rennes v SC Bastia (1200 GMT), Lille v Guingamp (1500 GMT), Lyon v Saint-Etienne (1900 GMT) Played Friday Nice 0 Paris Saint-Germain 1 (Kolodziejczak 54-og) afp

Football: French Ligue 1 results

French Ligue 1 result on Saturday: Sochaux 1 (Sunzu 25) Marseille 1 (Nkoulou 90) Playing later AC Ajaccio v Toulouse, Evian TG v Monaco, Montpellier v Valenciennes, Nantes v Bordeaux, Reims v Lorient (all 1900 GMT) Sunday Rennes v SC Bastia (1200 GMT), Lille v Guingamp (1500 GMT), Lyon v Saint-Etienne (1900 GMT) Played Friday Nice 0 Paris Saint-Germain 1 (Kolodziejczak 54-og) afp

Football: French Ligue 1 result

French Ligue 1 result on Friday: Nice 0 Paris Saint-Germain 1 (Kolodziejczak 54-og) Playing Saturday Sochaux v Marseille (1600 GMT), AC Ajaccio v Toulouse, Evian TG v Monaco, Montpellier v Valenciennes, Nantes v Bordeaux, Reims v Lorient (all 1900 GMT) Sunday Rennes v SC Bastia (1200 GMT), Lille v Guingamp (1500 GMT), Lyon v Saint-Etienne (1900 GMT) afp

Football: French Ligue 1 result

French Ligue 1 result on Friday: Nice 0 Paris Saint-Germain 1 (Kolodziejczak 54-og) Playing Saturday Sochaux v Marseille (1600 GMT), AC Ajaccio v Toulouse, Evian TG v Monaco, Montpellier v Valenciennes, Nantes v Bordeaux, Reims v Lorient (all 1900 GMT) Sunday Rennes v SC Bastia (1200 GMT), Lille v Guingamp (1500 GMT), Lyon v Saint-Etienne (1900 GMT) afp

Football: Rennes stun Lille to reach French Cup semis

Rennes shrugged off their Ligue 1 struggles to reach the French Cup semi-finals on Thursday with a 2-0 win over high-flying Lille. Polish international Kamil Grosicki and Romain Alessandrini scored the goals that gave Rennes a last-four clash against second division Angers. The result also brought an end to Lille's eight-match unbeaten run, a stretch which has helped them into third spot in the Ligue 1 table. Monaco routed second division Lens 6-0 on Wednesday to also reach the semi-finals and keep their outside hopes of a league-and-cup double on track.

Football: French Ligue 1 top scorers

French Ligue 1 top scorers after Sunday's matches: 25: Ibrahimovic (Paris SG) 14: Cavani (Paris SG) 13: Gignac (Marseille), Lacazette (Lyon) 12: Aboubakar (Lorient), Ben Yedder (Toulouse) 11: Gomis (Lyon) 10: Cabella (Montpellier), Djordjevic (Nantes), Kalou (Lille) 9: Bérigaud (Evian/Thonon), Falcao (Monaco), Rivière (Monaco), Yatabaré (Guingamp) afp

Football: French ligue 1 results -- collated

Collated French Ligue 1 results on Sunday: Lyon 2 (Briand 32, 78) Monaco 3 (Germain 4, Rodriguez 27, Berbatov 51) Montpellier 1 (Hilton 34) Bordeaux 1 (Henrique 24) Paris Saint-Germain 2 (Ibrahimovic 14, 41) Saint-Etienne 0 Saturday Lille 0 Nantes 0 Ajaccio 1 (Lasne 8) Guingamp 2 (Yatabaré 13, Beauvue 74) Evian 0 Valenciennes 1 (Waris 63) Nice 2 (Bosetti 5, Maupay 71) Bastia 0 Rennes 2 (Nelson Oliveira 68, Doucoure 87) Toulouse 3 (Toivonen 14-og, Chantome 45, Aurier 73)
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