St Etienne – Rennes : Preview & Prediction
Saint-Étienne will try to start again against Stade Rennais after a misstep in Lille (3-1) on the last day. The Greens however remained on 3 interesting success against Stade Malherbe Caen (2-1), Toulouse (3-2) and face AS Monaco (2-0) to Geoffroy Guichard. Unbeaten in the Cauldron face Rennes since 8 duels, the St Etienne will want to win again to have the opportunity to settle on the podium of this League 1. With 3 successes and 1 draw at home in the league, the men of Jean-Louis Gasset are well on their way to continue the series. Stade Rennais, stuck in the soft underbelly of the classification, found the joys of victory before this international truce by dominating AS Monaco (2-1) on the Rock. The Breton club ended a scare of four games in which Rennes lost to PSG (1-3), Amiens (2-1) and Astana (2-0) in the Europa League. The walk may seem too high for a Rennes formation that is generally struggling away from Roazhon Park.
Saint-Étienne is undefeated in the Cauldron: 3 wins and 1 draw in 4 receptions.
Sainté has just taken 9 of 12 points in his last four games.
Rennes ended its negative spiral of 4 matches without success (1 draw and 3 defeats) in Monaco on the last day!
Stade Rennais travels badly: 1 draw and 4 defeats in 6 trips this season, all competitions.
The last Rennes victory to Geoffroy Guichard dates back to May 15, 2011.
Strong at home, the club Forez should logically win against Stade Rennais at the instigation of a Khazri (4 goals) imperial early this season.
St Etienne – Rennes : Betting Tips
St Etienne – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70