Montpellier's slim hopes of muscling in on a European qualifying place were all but extinguished in a frustrating goalless draw against Rennes.
The hosts missed a series of chances and had Brazilian defender Hilton sent off in injury time as the mid-table visitors held on for a point at the Stade de la Mosson.
On 53 points, seventh-placed Montpellier are seven adrift of European qualification with three games to play. Rennes are two places and three points further back.
Rennes had the first chance in...