Benjamin Moukanjo, Mohammed Rabiu
It was the African Show as Nancy beat Evian TG 3:1 in the French top-flight on Sunday.
All goals in the tie were scored by African players with Cameroon striker Benjamin Moukandjo Bile striking twice to seal the win for Nancy after compatriot Paul Efoulou had opened scoring.
Tunisia striker Saber Khelifa netted the consolation goal for visitors Evian TG. It was his tenth goal of the season.
Khelifa's international team-mate Wahbi Khazri netted his seventh goal of the campaign for Bastia, but it proved only a consolation as visitors Lille stormed back to win the tie 2:1.
A number of African stars were on target for the clubs in midweek European club games played on Wednesday.
Senegal midfielder Mohamed Diame curled home a superb goal in their 2:2 draw with Manchester United in an English Premier League game. The 55th minute strike was West Ham's second of the game and Diame's third of the season.
Mali striker Cheick Diabate was the hero for Bordeaux as his second half brace lifted them to a 3:2 win over second-tier hosts RC Lens. Bordeaux, who had to come from behind, are consequently through to the semi-finals of the Coupe de France where they will tackle fellow Ligue 1 side Lorient.
Nicholas Nkoulou, Pierre Aubameyang
The Marc-Vivien Foe award, with the name of the former Cameroonian footballer who died in June 2003 at the Confederations Cup and rewarding since 3 years the best African player in Ligue 1 has announced its nominees for the 2013 edition.
Tunisia aligns three players; Aymen Abdennour (Tunisia, Toulouse FC), Wahbi Khazri (Tunisia, Bastia) and Saber Khelifa (Tunisia, Evian Thonon Gaillard). It is the largest contingent of nominees. Togo will count on the goalkeeper Kossi Agassa and the midfielder Romao Alaixys to win the title.
The favorites for the 2013 edition are undoubtedly the Gabonese Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang , author of 17 goals in Ligue 1 and the Cameroonian Nkoulou Nicolas of Marseille. Both players enjoyed a good season and are in the running for a place on the European stage next season.