The repurchase follows failure to gain regulatory approval from the MonAgasque
authorities after the two companies had agreed on an initial deal comprising the $100m sale of CWC's stake to Batelco.
Bordeaux are without several first-choice players for the visit of Monaco to the Stade Jacques Chaban-Delmas this evening the Monagasques
could bely quotes of 7-2 to get their season back on track.
Monaco and Rennes are both looking for their first points but Les Monagasques
have more scope for improvement and they look too big at 21-10 this evening.
PalermoOs former coach Francesco Guidolin looks to be turning fortunes around at Monaco and punters should consider the Monagasques
to beat CSKA Sofia.
Rennes beat crisis club Monaco 2-0 in their last away game, though they benefited from the Monagasques
being reduced to nine men.
' key strength is their goalscoring prowess, but they have failedto find the net in five of their last six and the home defeats by PSV in the Champions League showed that they are not invincible at home.
Admittedly, Bordeaux had been reduced to ten men before 17-year-old midfield starlet Jeremy Menez bagged a late hat-trick, but having won in convincing style at Monaco on November 19, there's no reason why Sochaux can't beat Phillipe Troussier's inconsistent team, who are a weaker outfit than the Monagasques
haven't won in eight in Le Championnat and were shocking in a 3-1 home defeat by Sochaux a week last Friday.
But the Merseysiders must beat Olympiakos at Anfield on December 8 to have any chance of progressing from the group stage after a disputed Javier Saviola strike earned the 5-4 Monagasques
victory at the Stade Louis II.