The club also said goodbye to goalkeeper Hugo Lloris as he departed for Tottenham.
Elsewhere in France champions Montpellier won their first game of the season, 3-1 at Sochaux.
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Chelsea have struggled to build momentum in the opening stages of the campaign and are currently looking over their shoulders at the relegation zone.
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