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Saint-Etienne beat Rennes to move to fifth in standings

AP, PARIS

AS Saint-Etienne claimed their first away win in more than four months and moved up to fifth in the Ligue 1 standings with a 1-0 victory over Stade Rennais on Thursday.

Both teams struggled to create chances before defender Moustapha Bayal Sall netted the winner in the 74th minute with a header at the back post.

The strike earned Saint-Etienne their first league win away from Stade Geoffroy-Guichard since Sept. 23 last year.

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