AS Monaco were unable to beat Stade Rennais last year, being held to a 1-1 in both the home and away fixtures. This season, the Breton club will come to the Louis-II boasting the best defensive record in Ligue 1. Currently sixth in the table, Christian Gourcuff’s men have a great opportunity against AS Monaco, who top the table following their fine win at Lille on matchday 4. Can the league’s tightest defence resist the most prolific attack? Can the Red & Whites score at the Stade Louis-II for the 20th game in a row? We’ll have the answers at a quarter to seven on Saturday!
Quote of the day
Leonardo Jardim: "Today everything is going well, but as soon as we lose a game people will start to doubt us. We have a path, a course of action."
Stat of the day
AS Monaco are unbeaten in their last six home matches against Rennes in Ligue 1 (four wins followed by two draws).
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