May 14, 2013
John Boye Worried About Rennes Defensive Deficiency
Rennes are in deep crisis in their defensive department as Chris Mavinga, Nigerian Apam Onyekachi, Jean Kana-Biyik and former captain Ghana John Mensah are all out with injury.
A pair of unfamiliar line-ups could be on show as mid-table pair Valenciennes and Rennes contest an end-of-season dead rubber.
Ligue 1 - Nice beat Rennes to stay in Champions League mix
Nice kept their chances alive of playing in the Champions League next season when Dario Cvitanich's double inspired them to a 3-0 win at Rennes in Ligue 1 on Sunday.
Rare win for Troyes
Troyes picked up only their fifth win of the Ligue 1 season with a 2-1 victory at Rennes but remain bottom of the overall standings.
Evian and Rennes will meet in Ligue 1 on Saturday but both teams could be forgiven for having one eye on their cup fixtures next week.