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Rennes edge past Angers to reach final

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Two-time French Cup winners Rennes reached the final of this season's competition with a nervy 3-2 win over Ligue 2 side Angers on Tuesday. 

Rennes' French defender Jean II Makoun celebrates after scoring a goal during the French cup semifinal football match between Rennes and Angers on April 15, 2014 at the Route de Lorient stadium in Rennes, western France

Rennes, who won the Cup in 1965 and 1971, will hope for better luck in the final on May 3 than their last visit to the Stade de France in last season's League Cup final where they lost 1-0 against Saint-Etienne.

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