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Monaco hopes to keep title hopes alive at Rennes

Rennes, France (SportsNetwork.com) - AS Monaco will attempt to keep its faint chances of claiming the Ligue 1 title alive on Saturday when the club heads to the Stade de la Route de Lorient to face Rennes.Claudio Ranieri's men enter the weekend 13 points off of first-place PSG's pace, and the likelihood of Monaco erasing such a deficit with just six matches to play is minuscule.But even while the club attempts to mathematically remain in the title race, there is still plenty on the line for Monaco.Ranieri's men earned a 3-1 win over Nantes last time out, a win that saw Les Rouge et Blanc maintain their six point advantage ahead of third-place Lille while ensuring a top-five finish for their first season back in the French top flight.A win over Rennes on Saturday would see Monaco secure a top-four finish to guarantee European football for next season, but a loss would open the door for PSG to clinch to the title on Sunday with a win at Lyon.PSG has been riding high in Ligue 1 action, wi...

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