Stade Rennais

Hatem Ben Arfa was considering a Rennes departure until Sabri Lamouchi’s sacking

Le Parisien report this morning that Rennes’ attacking midfielder Hatem Ben Arfa was considering a January departure from the club he joined just recently in August of this year. The 31-year-old struggled in the early going of this campaign, and when … Read more »

Hatem Ben Arfa rejected West Ham this summer

Téléfoot reported this morning that 31-year-old French attacking midfielder Hatem Ben Arfa rejected offers from a host of clubs before signing for Rennes, including Premier League side West Ham United. The others were: Real Betis, Sevilla, Benfica, FC Porto, Eintracht … Read more »

Official | Rennes sign M’Baye Niang on loan from Torino with an option to buy

Rennes have confirmed the signing of the striker M’Baye Niang on a season loan move from Serie A side Torino. The deal is understood to include an option for Sabri Lamouchi’s side to purchase the French-Senegalese forward. The 23-year-old spent … Read more »

Sevilla have €8m offer for Rennes defender Ramy Bensebaini rejected

L’Équipe believe that Rennes have turned down an €8m proposal from Sevilla for 23-year-old Algerian international and versatile defender Ramy Bensebaini. The player however remains on the market if Rennes can find a suitable replacement in time.  

FC Porto enquire for Faitout Maouassa

Portuguese champions FC Porto have made an enquiry for Rennes full-back Faitout Maouassa, according to L’Équipe. SRFC are willing to offload the 20-year-old on loan before the window closes.