Coupe de France round-up

Lille knocked out

February 8, 2012
Defending champions Lille were knocked out of the Coupe de France at the last-16 stage as they went down 2-1 to Valenciennes.

Two goals in eight second-half minutes saw Valenciennes past Les Dogues, who won the league and cup double last season.

Mathieu Dossevi met Dusan Djuric's free-kick at the near post to open the scoring in the 70th minute and Rudy Mater set up Vincent Aboubakar to lash home the second via the underside of the crossbar.

Nolan Roux headed home ...

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