League Cup: Lyon-PSG in the last 16
Tuesday's draw for the last 16 of the League Cup draw has pitted Lyon against PSG and Saint-Etienne against Bordeaux as Ligue 1's European contenders enter into the competition after receiving byes for the earlier rounds.
The draw, held on Tuesday in Paris, sees four all-Ligue encounters on the cards, with Lyon's reception of PSG and Bordeaux's trip to Saint-Etienne topping the billing. The matches will be played on Tuesday, October 26 and Wednesday, October 27.
Auxerre and Marseille have both been paired with Ligue 2 sides - Bastia and Guingamp respectively - but will need to be wary as Bastia knoecked out high-flying Toulouse in the last round while cup specialists Guingamp, after beating Rennes in the French Cup final in 2009, accounted for the Breton side again in the last 32 of the League Cup this campaign.
The full draw:
AJ Auxerre v SC Bastia
Montpellier Hérault SC v AC Ajaccio
Olympique Lyonnais v Paris Saint-Germain
AS Saint-Etienne v Girondins de Bordeaux
LOSC Lille Métropole v SM Caen
Valenciennes FC v Boulogne Côte d'Opale
EA Guingamp v Olympique de Marseille
AS Monaco FC v FC Lorient