Stade Rennais

Rennes have enquired for Caen goalkeeper Brice Samba

Our colleagues at Soccer Link report that Ligue 1 side Rennes have made an approach for 25-year-old Caen goalkeeper Brice Samba. SRFC President Olivier Letang has made an approach to the player’s agents, with his desire to see Tomas Koubek depart … Read more »

Watford have bid turned down by Rennes for Ismaila Sarr

France Football report that Premier League side Watford have had initial offer turned down by Rennes for rapid Senegalese international winger Ismaïla Sarr. Sarr is in the meantime attracting interest from two Spanish clubs that will be competing in European … Read more »

Porto launch offensive for James Léa-Siliki

L’Équipe this morning echo Portuguese media outlet speculation that Rennes are facing an onslaught from Champions’ League qualified FC Porto for 22-year-old versatile attacking midfield talent James Léa-Siliki. The Frenchman is understood to be convinced about a move to FCP … Read more »

Rennes up gears in pursuit of Flavien Tait

L’Équipe report this morning that Ligue 1 side Rennes have accelerated discussions in recent days over the possible signing of Angers attacker Flavien Tait. Rennes President Létang has been in discussions with Angers’ DG Olivier Pickeu on the subject in … Read more »

Sevilla & Napoli in advanced talks to sign Benjamin Bourigeaud

Yahoo Sport FR report that Rennes midfielder Benjamin Bourigeaud will quit the club this summer imminently, with Napoli and Sevilla both in advanced discussions to land the Frenchman. The 25-year-old shone in SRFC’s Europa League run this campaign and appears set … Read more »

Sevilla & Real Betis cool Ben Arfa interest; Espanyol enter the picture

Our colleagues at Soccer Link report that scheduled meetings between Hatem Ben Arfa’s advisor Michel Ouazine and Sevilla and Real Betis last week did not occur as neither club is certain that the new managers that they hire will want the … Read more »