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Jonathan Ikoné on Lille’s win over Sevilla: “We showed we had hunger.”

Speaking to Canal+ in the wake of Lille’s 2-1 comeback win over Sevilla last night, Jonathan Ikoné reacted to his team’s first win of their European campaign.

His words transcribed in L’Équipe, the scorer of Les Dogues’ second – after Jonathan David equalised from the spot before the break – underlined the team’s hunger to get a result.

“It’s amazing, we were impatient for this win. I hope it won’t be the last. We’ll give ourselves the means to qualify [for the knockout rounds]. We showed we had hunger.”

“We didn’t give up despite going down. From the start, we believed we could qualify and now it’s been confirmed a bit more.”

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