AC Ajaccio19th in French Ligue 1
Kylian Mbappe and Lionel Messi combined in superb fashion to fire Paris Saint-Germain to a 3-0 win at AC Ajaccio in Ligue 1 on Friday.
Olympique de Marseille's second place in Ligue 1 was under threat on Saturday as they slumped to a 2-1 home defeat by AC Ajaccio.
Lille bounced back from a humiliating home thumping by Paris Saint-Germain last weekend to win 3-1 at newly-promoted Ajaccio on Friday.
Returning striker Alexandre Lacazette scored as Olympique Lyonnais secured a 2-1 home win over promoted AC Ajaccio in the opening game of Ligue1.
Ajaccio have escaped dismissal from the playoffs for promotion to Ligue 1 but will be deprived of home advantage for the first leg of the final.
Friday's Ligue 2 playoff clash between Ajaccio and Le Havre was postponed after supporters of the Corsican club attacked the visiting team's bus.
Ajaccio will remain in Ligue 2 after successfully appealing against a decision to relegate them on financial grounds.
Radamel Falcao scored his seventh goal in the past five games as Monaco beat second-tier Ajaccio 2-1 to reach the fourth round of the Coupe de France.
St Etienne booked their place in the last 16 of the Coupe de France on Thursday night with a dramatic extra-time win over Ligue 2 Ajaccio.
Toulouse's season took a turn for the better on Wednesday thanks to a penalty shootout victory against Ligue 2 side Auxerre in the Coupe de la Ligue.
AC Ajaccio's Joris Sainati has been hit with a massive 16-month suspension for punching two players during a Ligue 2 match last month.
Ligue 1 Standings
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