AS Monaco booked their place in the next round of the Coupe de France with a 2-1 win at home to AC Ajaccio on Friday night, goals from Radamel Falcao and Valère Germain getting the better of the dangerous Corsican outfit.
AS Saint-Etienne have their work cut out for them in the round of 32, having drawn Zlatan Ibrahimovic's Manchester United, while Olympique Lyonnais received a relatively clement draw, against the Netherlands AZ Alkmaar.
AS Saint-Etienne coach Christophe Galtier was impressed by his players' turnaround to win 3-2 away to Anderlecht and claim top spot in Group C; Nice boss Lucien Favre had praise for his young, victorious but eliminated side.
AS Saint-Etienne's Alexander Söderlund bagged a brace that allowed his side to come back from 2-0 down to beat Anderlecht 3-2 and claim top spot on Group C; a completely changed Nice side claimed a 2-1 win over FK Krasnodar.
Olympique Lyonnais boss Bruno Genesio had praise for his side despite their being eliminated from the Champions League; Monaco boss Leonardo Jardim quashed the suggestion that his side is looking to win the competition.