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Rennes gunning for French Cup final revenge

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French football's great underachievers Rennes will look to end a major trophy drought of more than four decades when they face Brittany rivals Guingamp in Saturday's Cup final at the Stade de France. 

Rennes' Emerson (L) vies with Guingamp's Rachid Alioui on March 1, 2014 at the route de Lorient Stadium in Rennes, western France

Rennes' recent history has been peppered with draining disappointment, none greater than their defeat in the 2009 French Cup final against the same Guingamp side, albeit one who were then in the second tier.

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