After seeing Lens slip up 1-0 at home to Ligue 2 outfit Niort on Friday, the precedent had been set for the upset and another was on the cards when amateur side Selongey took Le Mans to extra time.
However goals by Gervinho and Marko Basa - the defender´s second of the match - helped Les Manceaux to a narrow 3-2 win.
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