Issiaga Sylla's first-half goal brought an end to Toulouse's bad run as they beat Montpellier 1-0.
Le Tefece risked slipping out of the top half of the Ligue 1 table following three defeats from four games but winger Sylla's 19th-minute strike delivered a first home victory since early October.
Linking up well with Martin Braithwaite throughout the match at the Stadium Municipal, Sylla collected a pass from the Denmark international before slotting past Laurent Pionnier.
Toulouse had to resist a late...
There were shocking scenes in the French top flight over the weekend when Toulouse coach Pascal Dupraz came perilously close to finding himself in harm's way.
Indeed, Dupraz was understandably left stunned for several minutes when a paper plane was tossed down from the stands and came to rest gently by his feet on the touchline.
No wonder he was left in shock. That was the narrowest of narrow escapes.
Thankfully after being consoled by his backroom staff, Dupraz was able to make a full recovery...
Rennes are up to fourth in Ligue 1 after continuing their fine home form with a 1-0 win against Toulouse.
Yoann Gourcuff's first-minute strike made it six wins and two draws from Rennes' eight league games at Roazhon Park this season.
Gourcuff was played in down the left by Paul-Georges Ntep inside the opening minute and used the outside of his right foot to drill the ball through goalkeeper Alban Lafont's legs at his near post.
Rennes pushed for a second, with Ntep hitting a post before half-time...