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France forward Nabil Fekir scores 1st league hat trick as Lyon beats 10-man Caen 4-0

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France forward scored his first French league hat trick Saturday as last year's runner-up Lyon won 4-0 at Caen, while Reims moved provisionally top with a 4-1 victory at Lorient.

Rennes is level with Reims and Paris Saint-Germain after coming from behind to beat Toulouse 3-1. PSG visits Monaco on Sunday.

Fekir — who turned 22 last month — got his first in the 18th minute, tucking the ball across former Lyon goalkeeper and into the bottom right corner following a lovely pass from .

The duo combined again a minute from halftime. Fekir ran onto Tolisso's long ball and bedazzled Caen defender before squeezing a shot in off the far post.

Tolisso also had a hand in the third, passing the ball to who set up Fekir for a first-time shot, shortly before the hour.

Caen had defender sent off in the 73rd for a reckless tackle on , capping a bad afternoon for the hosts.

Beauvue netted late on with a strike into the far top corner from a tricky angle.

Caen had threatened to level when the score was 1-0. sent a free kick crashing off the crossbar and Lyon goalkeeper was forced into a string off fine saves.

Lyon moved into fifth and has seven points from its opening four matches, one more than Caen.

Teenage forward leveled for Lorient almost immediately after halftime following 's 24th-minute opener.

However, Nicolas de Preville restored Reims' lead six minutes later before goals from and ensured Olivier Guegan's team moved top for at least 24 hours.

Rennes also has nine points. put Toulouse ahead when he finished off a well-worked team move in the fifth minute but equalized when he turned into his own net in the 17th.

The home side dominated after the interval and went ahead in the 67th minute after Toulouse goalkeeper brought down in the penalty area. Goicoechea thought he had redeemed himself by parrying 's spot-kick but the Rennes captain fired in the rebound.

Sio sealed the match in stoppage-time.

Newly-promoted Angers is a point behind after behind held to a 1-1 draw at home to Nice.

Despite taking the lead through , Angers was prevented from going top by 's equalizer but it maintained its unbeaten record.

Elsewhere, 's strike was enough to give Lille a first win as it won 1-0 at Ajaccio, which is still without a goal after four rounds.

Montpellier is also goalless, but it picked up its first point of the season with a 0-0 draw at Troyes. It was the only side yet to record a point after Guignamp beat Marseille 2-0 on Friday.

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