Marseille march on in cup

  • Last Updated: January 30 2013, 23:03 GMT

Marseille set up a mouthwatering showdown with arch rivals Paris St Germain in the last 16 of the Coupe de France after a 2-1 win at third tier Rouen 2-1 on Wednesday night.

Mathieu Valbuena: Scored for Marseille
Mathieu Valbuena: Scored for Marseille

In a match that was postponed last week for safety reasons following a leak from a chemical plant in the area, 10-time winners Marseille went 2-0 up thanks to goals either side of half-time from Mathieu Valbuena and Moudou Sougou.

Rouen pulled a goal back through Remy Dugimont in the 67th minute but could not force an equaliser as Marseille secured a meeting with big-spending Ligue 1 leaders PSG in the next round.


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