Striker Emmanuel Mayuka first match back in Ligue 2 action on Saturday ended in a defeat .
The result came seven days after the Zambia striker scored a goal in his first match back from a five-week injury layoff with a goal in a 3-1 away French Cup win over Montceau.
Mayuka played the full 90 minutes for 3rd placed Metz who lost 1-0 at home to 7th positioned Auxerre.
Mayuka has now played six Ligue 2 games and scored one league goal.
Meanwhile in Armenia, midfielder Lubambo Musonda played the full 90 minutes in 3rd placed Gandzasar’s 2-2 away draw against 4th placed Ararat but was not on target.