Ligue 1 top-scorer Alexandre Lacazette continued his superb form for Lyon, who took top spot in the table with a 2-0 win over Evian.
Lyon keep the pressure on Paris St-Germain as they regain top spot in Ligue 1 with victory over Evian.
Desperate bid from French giants
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino is reported to have spoken to Marseille's Andre Ayew amid new rumours of a move for Florian Thauvin.
Manchester City will reportedly do all they can to ensure elite development squad manager Patrick Vieira does not leave for Marseille.
Manchester City's elite development chief is wanted by French club as a successor to Marcelo Bielsa
MARSEILLE are lining up a surprise move to make former Arsenal star Patrick Vieira their new manager, according to reports.
Swansea are set to face Malaga and Mexicans Pachuca in a pre-season tournament in the USA, in which Newcastle and Lyon also figure.