Daniel Congre swept home a second-half winner as Montpellier ended a five-match winless run in Ligue by beating managerless Bordeaux 2-1.
Bordeaux continue to be without midfielder Younousse Sankhare as he has reportedly suffered complications from beard implants.
Bordeaux president Frederic Longuepee has hit out at Fulham's conduct in their failed bid to sign Youssouf Sabaly on deadline day.
Bordeaux winger Francois Kamano's agent claims Watford have not bid 1 million euros for his services - or made any contact about him.
Thierry Henry is looking increasingly likely to turn his back on becoming the Bordeaux head coach, according to reports.
Bordeaux have started talks with Thierry Henry about becoming their new manager, reports claim.