There is always a large contingent from Ligue 1 at the African Cup of Nations and it has been no different this year. Ligue1.com looks at some of those who have made an impact on the competition in Gabon.
AS Saint-Étienne welcome Manchester United FC to the Stade Geoffroy-Guichard in the UEFA Europa League last 32 on Wednesday evening hoping to rebound from last Thursday's Zlatan Ibrahimovic-inspired 3-0 reverse.
A re-jigged Paris Saint-Germain beat Rennes 4-0 to qualify for the last 16; AS Monaco edged a nine-goal thriller against minnows side FC Chambly. Angers beat Caen and Guingamp won through; Nancy and Sainté crashed out.
PSG boss Unai Emery was thrilled with his side's 4-0 qualification for the last 16 at the expense of Rennes, while Monaco's Leonardo Jardim hailed his youngsters after the 5-4 (a.e.t.) win over Chambly.