Montpellier beat Marseille to close gap at top

Second-placed Montpellier extended their surprise Ligue 1 run of form by beating Olympique Marseille 2-0 on Saturday to close the gap on leaders Girondins Bordeaux to six points.

Montpellier slump at Monaco, miss chance to go second

Surprise packages Montpellier missed a chance to go second in Ligue 1 when they slumped to a 4-0 defeat at Monaco on Wednesday.