Andre Dede Ayew played the entire game as Marseille continued their 35-year-old winless streak at Bordeaux. The game ended 1-1. Jonathan Mensah was introduced 28 minutes to full time as Evian TG beat Nice 2-0.
Jordan Ayew also scored the opening goal as Sochaux lifted themselves from the relegation zone with a 2-1 away win over Rennes. John Boye lasted full time for the home side. Abdul Majeed Waris played the entire game as relegated Valenciennes got beaten 1-2 at home by Monaco.
Midfielder Dennis Appiah played the entire game as Caen lost 1-3 at home to Tours.
Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu scored a 91st-minute equaliser after coming on in the 86th minutes as Udinese drew 2-2 away with Hellas Verona. Afriyie Acquah played 90 minutes and set up a penalty for Parma who drew 1-1 with Torino.
Alfred Duncan played 62 minutes for relegation bound Livorno who lost 1-0 to Fiorentina. Amidu Salifu played the first 45 minutes as Modena beat Novara 3-1 at home. Sulley Muntari played 76 minutes for Milan and scored a deflected freekick in their 2-1 lost at Atalanta. Michael Essien was on the bench. Masahudu Alhassan played the entire game as Latina beat Ternana 2-0 at home.
Kevin-Prince Boateng played 90 minutes as Schalke 04 beat Nürnberg 4-1 at Gelsenkirchen. Anthony Annan was unused. Karim Bellarabi played the entire game as bottom side Eintracht Braunschweiger lost 1-3 away at Hoffenheim.
Phil Ofosu-Ayeh played full throttle as MSV Duisburg lost 0-1 at home to Preußen Münster.
Christian Atsu lasted full time as Vitesse Arnhem lost 1-4 at home to Groningen. Johan Kappelhof lasted the entire duration for the away side.
Mubarak Wakaso scored his side's first goal as Rubin Kazan went away to beat Krylya Sovetov 4-0. Rabiu Mohammed came on in the 62nd minute as Kuban Krasnodar lost 1-2 away at Ural.
Mohammed Abdul Basit came on in the 67th minute and scored twice as Free State Stars went away to beat Moroka Swallows 3-0. Daniel Agyei was on the bench. John Arwuah played the entire game as AmaZulu were thrashed 0-3 away by Kaizer Chiefs.
Yakubu Mohammed came on in the 87th minute for Maritzburg United who drew 1-1 at home with champions Mamelodi Sundowns. Edwin Gyimah played full time as SuperSport United beat Polokwane City 4-2 at home.
Godsway Donyoh was substituted in the 90+4th minute as Falkenberg drew 0-0 away at Örebro. Sam Mensah was on the bench for the home side. David Accam played the full game as Helsingborg lost 0-1 at home to Malmö FF. On loan striker Benjamin Fadi played 68 minutes as Värnamo beat Assyriska 1-0 at home.
Mahatma Otoo scored for the third successive week as Sogndal beat IK Start 2-1. Winger Ernest Asante was introduced by the away side in the 78th minute. Adam Larsen Kwarasey and Mohammed Abu all played 90 minutes for Stromsgodset who went away to draw 2-2 with leaders Molde.