"We needed a victory to keep this small cushion we've been having for a while," Toulalan said. "We must keep it because it will be tough until the end of the season. It will be tough as long as second place is not secured mathematically."
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"We've lost Radamel. It's a big blow for the future," Toulalan said on French television. "I think it's serious. The news isn't reassuring."
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