Launch of the knockout stages of the Coupe de France this Tuesday.
At the Raymond-Kopa Stadium, Angers will host Rennes for one of the 4 shocks between Ligue 1 formations. Still 3rd in the championship, the Bretons can nurture great ambitions in the championship and confirm their fine exercise for 2018-2019 under Julien Stéphan. Holders of the title, the Rennes know nevertheless that they will have a lot to do in order to keep it, or even if only to reach the quarter-finals. 9th in L1, the SCO has just fetched the point of the draw on the lawn of Olympique de Marseille (0-0), yet 2nd and on an excellent series. This season more than the previous ones, Stéphane Moulin’s men are very difficult to move, it would not be surprising to see them surprise this Rennes there!
Key stats for the match Angers Sco vs Rennes
Angers at home, it’s only 2 defeats this season, for 6 wins and 3 draws.
The SCO remains on a great series of 6 games without defeat (3 wins, 3 draws).
The Angevins have made 3 clean sheets in their last 5 home games, and remain on a good 0-0 in Marseille.
In a similar configuration, Rennes got out of the League Cup on the lawn of Amiens (2-3), yet relegated to Ligue 1.
Julien Stéphan is likely to make some changes to his starting lineup. In CDL, Niang, Mendy, Da Silva, Raphinha or Traore had been left on the bench.
Free Betting Tips Angers Sco vs Rennes
Angers are a solid team at home and despite the good Rennes season, the double chance 1N seems wise to us in this match, with a more than correct odds of 1.41.
Betting Tips: Angers Sco Win Match or Draw