Rennes – Celtic : Preview & Prediction
Stade Rennais should fight with Celtic Glasgow for this second qualifying place behind Lazio Rome. The current 2nd of Ligue 1 must absolutely beat the Scottish club at Roazhon Park not to mortgage his chances of qualification. At the moment, the start of season for Stéphan’s protégés is good with 3 successes in Montpellier (1-0), against PSG (2-1) and in Strasbourg (2-0) and 1 draw in Brest (0 -0) this weekend. The Rennes have suffered only 1 defeat against Nice (1-2) at home, the only shadow on the board! Author of a superb course in C3 last season and eliminated by Arsenal (3-1 and 0-3), Stade Rennais is launched to achieve great performances. However, the partners of Niang should not underestimate the Celtic, leader of his championship and who is on a series in course of 6 wins of rank, all competitions. For example, Celtic have won on Glasgow Rangers (2-0) and Hamilton Academicals FC (1-0) in their last two outings.
Celtic have won only 2 away matches on their last 17 trips to the Europa League.
Celtic are 3 defeats in their last 5 meetings of C3.
Stade Rennais have lost only 1 home time on their last 14 Europa League receptions.
Only one opposition in Brittany between these two clubs: 1-1 in October 2011.
Stade Rennais is 2nd in Ligue 1.
Rennes has no choice but to win against Celtic Glasgow, the direct competitor for the qualification.
Rennes – Celtic : Betting Tips
Rennes – Win Odds: 3.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70