Strasbourg entertains Rennes in round thirteen of the French Ligue 1 both teams keen to impress in what is expected to be an evenly clash.
Strasbourg would be counting on their native faithful support to get the job done and collect the maximum points.
The hosts will come into the match hoping to bounce back from their frustrating 3-0 away thrashing by Troyes in their last ligue 1 encounter and get back to winning ways.
The home team has registered mixed results in their last five matches coming into the match managing two wins, two draws and suffered one loss and their manager will be more than pleased to see his charges produce a solid display at their turf.
The hosts currently lie eighteenth in the Ligue 1 with ten points from twelve matches played but a win in this will see them climb from the relegation spot they currently occupy.
Inform Rennes travel to Strasbourg targeting to continue with their fine form they having been enjoying off late.
Rennes will come into the match in high spirits after edging 1-0 past Bordeaux at home and they will be hoping to deliver more of the same on the road.
The visitors are currently in red hot form winning all their last four matches in a row and they will be targeting to extend their winning streak to five matches against new comers Strasbourg.
The away side currently lie tenth with fifteen points from twelve matches played and a win in this will propel them up to seventh depending on other results.
Left back Abdallah Ndour is the only absentee for the hosts due to injury.Centre forward Ismaila Sarr is the only injury casualty for the visitors while Ludovic Baal will sit out for due to suspension.
Rennes has won four of the last five matches between the two sides while Strasbourg has enjoyed success in one.
Rennes probable line-up- Koubek, Gnagnon, Maoussa, Baal, Bensebani, Khazri, Sarr, Andre, Amalfitano, Mubele, Tell
Strasbourg probable line-up- Kamara, Martinez, Salmier, Lala, Mangene, Sacko, Aholou, Gonclaves, Martin, Saadi, Da Costa