Rennes have picked Bruno Genesio as their new mentor to supplant Julien Stephan, who surrendered recently, a source near the French Ligue 1 club affirmed to AFP today. Genesio gets back to his nation of origin where he recently burned through three and a half years responsible for Lyon prior to withdrawing in 2019.The 54-year-old at that point had a spell in China with Beijing Guoan yet he left toward the beginning of this current year when his agreement was not restored.
Stephan quit Rennes on Monday after a run of only one win in 10 matches which saw the Brittany outfit slip to 10th in the Ligue 1 table. He had been in control since December 2018 and drove the group to triumph in the French Cup in 2019, their first significant prize since 1971.
Under Stephan Rennes at that point completed a best-ever third in the last Ligue 1 season, which was diminished because of the Covid-19 pandemic. That saw them fit the bill for the Champions League without precedent for their set of experiences, however they completed base with only one point in a gathering likewise containing Chelsea, Sevilla and Krasnodar of Russia. — AFP