Stade Rennais

Sport Soccer
Country France France
Home town Rennes
Founding year 1901
Leagues Ligue 1
Website staderennais.com

Stade Rennais Football Club, commonly known simply as Stade Rennais or Rennes is a French football club based in the city of Rennes. They currently feature in the French Ligue 1.Stade Rennes were established on March 10, 1901 as Stade Rennais Universite Club by former students from Rennes. They played their first match against FC Rennais and lost it 6-0.

In 1902 Rennes were acquired the “Omnisport” status and became part of the USFSA. They became a founding member of the Brittany Football League in 1903 and won the competition too. On May 4, 1904 Stade Rennais and FC Rennais merged to form Stade Rennais Universite Club.

Rennes established themselves as a considerable force in French football in the subsequent years. They won the Upper Britanny League in 1918 and the Allies Cup in 1916 and 1917.

In 1924 they mergd with Rennes Etudiant-Club but retained their name. They retired from the Western Division in 1929 and for the next three years played only friendly games.

In 1932 the FFF founded the French professional football league and Rennes were eventually accepted to participate in the first season. They finished sixth that season.

When World War II commenced, Rennes reverted to their amateur status and then in 1941, they took part in the Occupied Area Division of the French League, but finished a disappointing 7th out of 9. The following season confirmed Rennes low level with a 14th position out of 16 in the North Zone Division.

They then went into a decline. In 1991-1992 they were relegated from the top flight but returned soon to the first division. In 1998 Breton billionaire Francois Pinault bought the team and brought stability to the club.The club finished fourth in the 2004-2005 Ligue 1 campaign and seventh in the 2005-2006 season.

Rennes play their home matches at the Route de Lorient that can accomodate 31,127 spectators. They bear the nickname Les Rouges et Noirs.

Show more less

  • Improve This Page Latest edit by kristian
  • Share this page:

Team Stats

Results within Ligue 1
Average goals per game

Member Activity

Knight Toad

Knight Toad bet 988 credits @ 3.11 on Stade Rennais vs FC Girondins de Bordeaux to end in a draw -

Jennisen

Jennisen bet 20 credits @ 3.14 on Stade Rennais to win against FC Girondins de Bordeaux -

mr Sporter

mr Sporter bet 147 credits @ 2.05 on AS Saint-Etienne to win against Stade Rennais -

Jennisen

Jennisen bet 20 credits @ 3.77 on Stade Rennais to win against AS Saint-Etienne -

Upcoming Matches

Match Results

Strasbourg

Strasbourg won a game against Stade Rennais (2 - 1) in the Ligue 1 -

Stade Rennais

Stade Rennais won a game against Bordeaux (1 - 0) in the Ligue 1 -

Stade Rennais

Stade Rennais won a game against Montpellier (1 - 0) in the Ligue 1 -

Stade Rennais

Stade Rennais won a game against Lille (1 - 0) in the Ligue 1 -

Latest Articles

Soccer article sidebar

Five Must-See Football Matches This Weekend

This weekend offers the opportunity to move away from the usual leagues in Europe with high-profile games in places like Istanbul and Athens and taking place, while in England the big-spenders meet.>Sports Pundit’s Game of the WeekendChelsea v Manchester CityEnglish Premier League’‘Sunday, 5pm (Central European Time)’’England’s big spenders face... Continue reading


Soccer article sidebar

Five Must-See Football Matches This Weekend

This weekend’s edition brings some exciting fixtures from around Europe headlined by England’s FA Cup, while there’s big battles taking place in Italy, Spain, Germany and France.>Sports Pundit’s Game of the WeekendManchester United v ArsenalEnglish FA Cup’‘Saturday, 6.15pm (Central European Time)’’The English Premier League leading two face off ... Continue reading


Soccer article sidebar

Weekend Developments From Europe's Top Leagues

It was a weekend which was all about Wayne Rooney’s brilliance in the Manchester derby, but there were major slip-ups for a few big clubs in Spain, Italy and Germany.>English Premier LeaguePosTeamPtsPl1Manchester United57262Arsenal53263Manchester City49274Tottenham47265Chelsea4425Wayne Rooney stole all the headlines this weekend after his wonder... Continue reading


Soccer article sidebar

Five Must-See Football Matches This Weekend

Sunday is the day to look forward to this weekend with Madrid and Rome hosting major derbies, while Liverpool and Chelsea face off in a Premier League beauty.Sports Pundit’s Game of the WeekendLiverpool v ChelseaEnglish Premier League’‘Sunday, 5pm (Central European Time)’’English leaders Chelsea make the journey to Anfield to face Roy Hodgson’s imp... Continue reading


Team Roster

Name Position
Pape Malick Kandji defender
Afonso Mendes Ribeiro Figueiredo defender
Ismaïla Sarr midfielder
Papakouli Diop midfielder
Aldo Kalulu Kyatengwa defender
Olivier Sorin goalkeeper
Wesley Saïd forward
Benjamin Andre midfielder
Adrien Hunou midfielder
Giovanni-Guy Yann Sio forward

Latest Forum Posts

Topic Replies Last Post
Loading