Another round of 16 will oppose two residents of Ligue 1: Monaco-Metz. Lyon will face the Red Star. Le petit poucet Saumur will host Toulouse.
The clash at the Parc des Princes between LOSC, current leader of Ligue 1, and PSG who are behind him two points behind in the standings, will be on display in the knockout stages of the Coupe de France, according to the draw made on Monday evening. Third member of the current podium, OL will travel to the Bauer stadium in Saint-Ouen to challenge the Red Star (N1), stunning Saturday against Lens.
AS Monaco, winner in Nice on Monday evening, will receive Metz in the other poster between Ligue 1 clubs. Montpellier will go to the Voltigeurs de Châteaubriant (N2), the last representative of Loire-Atlantique while Angers will travel to Sedan, another formation of 4th division. Le petit poucet Saumur will welcome Toulouse, the only survivor of Ligue 2, in Maine-et-Loire.
The heroes of Canet-en-Roussillon will receive Boulogne-sur-Mer
The players of Canet-en-Roussillon (N2), Sunday scorers from Marseille, will receive Boulogne-sur-Mer which plays a division above. Finally, there will be a National 2 poster between the Haut-Savoyards of Rumilly Vallières and Le Puy foot (Haute-Loire) which surprised Lorient on Saturday.
The meetings are scheduled for April 6 and 7, a date coinciding with the quarter-finals of the Champions League that could play PSG. In case of European qualification of the Parisians, Wednesday against FC Barcelona, the reception of Lille would be brought forward to March 17.
Program of the knockout stages of the Coupe de France:
Paris SG (L1) – Lille (L1)
Monaco (L1) – Metz (L1)
Saumur (N3) – Toulouse (L2)
Rumilly Vallières (N2) – Le Puy (N2)
Red Star (N1) – Lyon (L1)
Canet (N2) – Boulogne-sur-Mer (N1)
Voltigeurs Châteaubriant (N2) – Montpellier (L1)
Sedan (N2) – Angers (L1)