As the two sides prepare to meet in the Europa league on Thursday, Rennes boss Julien Stephan hopes the home crowd will spur this side on.
Rangers boss Steven Gerrard has indicated that winger Jamie Murphy could return to the first-team fold after over a year in the wilderness.
Celtic and Rangers kick off their Europa League campaigns on Thursday and will need strong showings if they are to bring the Champions League back to Glasgow.
Sheffield United are among a clutch of Premier League and Championship clubs monitoring Motherwell's teenage targetman James Scott.
Celtic manager Neil Lennon has revealed he wanted to sign Tottenham's Victor Wanyama in the summer.
Ryan Kent is hopeful of being able to put down some roots in Scotland after completing his permanent move from Liverpool to Rangers.