Mauricio Pochettino's men had drawn four of their five previous league games before second-placed Nice closed to within eight points by beating Nantes
The Argentina forward won't be available for Saturday's game against Brest at Parc des Princes, PSG coach Mauricio Pochettino said Friday.
Thilo Kehrer salvaged a 1-1 draw for Paris Saint-Germain against struggling Lyon with an equalising goal 14 minutes from time in Ligue 1 action on Sunday.
Marseille won away to Bordeaux in Ligue 1 for the first time since 1977 as Cengiz Under's first-half goal secured a 1-0 victory on Friday.
Liverpool's League Cup semi-final first leg match with Arsenal, scheduled to be played on Thursday, has been postponed due to a surfeit of COVID-19 cases, Liverpool announced on their website.
The World Cup winner's PSG deal ends in June, with the 23-year-old now free to sign a pre-contract agreement with another club
The Parisians were lucky to avoid defeat against a Lorient side who had lost their last eight matches and had not won a game in three months.
It is the second match this season involving Lyon fans which has had to be abandoned
Coupe de France: Crowd trouble continues to pose problems in France as match featuring Lyon gets abandoned
The tie was interrupted by incidents in the stands at the Charlety Stadium in Paris as the second half was about to start.
The move announced by the Sports, Interior and Justice ministries followed a series of violent incidents in stadiums this season in the French league.
Kylian Mbappe reached a century of Ligue 1 goals for Paris Saint-Germain with a brace in Sunday's 2-0 win over his old club Monaco at the Parc des Princes.
The Premier League's top teams are all in action with the feature attraction being Steven Gerrard's return to Anfield as manager of Aston Villa.
Chelsea are at West Ham in the lunchtime kickoff and City play at Watford in the late game.
Ligue 1: French ministers to meet football chiefs after Dimitri Payet attacked with bottle in match against Lyon
The Marseille captain required treatment after being struck on the side of the head as he prepared to take a corner for the visitors in the fifth minute of Sunday's match at Lyon's Parc OL stadium
Ligue 1: Lyon-Marseille clash abandoned after Dimitri Payet hit with bottle, Nice rally past Clermont
Dimitri Payet required treatment after being struck on the side of the head as he prepared to take a corner in the fifth minute
Lionel Messi struck his first goal in Ligue 1 on Saturday as Paris Saint-Germain overcame a red card for goalkeeper Keylor Navas to defeat Nantes 3-1.
Monaco came from two goals down to draw 2-2 with champions Lille in a tense Ligue 1 match on Friday.
Barcelona and Juventus would not even qualify for European competition from their current standings of ninth and eighth, respectively, as they adjust to life without Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
The six-time Ballon D'Or winner will be 35 by the time the World Cup — a trophy that has eluded him through his stellar career — comes round in Qatar next year.
Saint-Etienne have drawn three of their past four matches but remain bottom of the table and without a win through 12 games of the season.