ROUND-UP: Simon, Agbo Secure Euro Tickets, Simy’s Crotone Relegated; Chukwueze Scores, Uzoho Concedes


By James Agberebi:

New Super Eagles invitee Simeon ‘Simy’ Nwankwo could not prevent Crotone from losing 2-1 away to Napoli in their final Serie A game of the season on Sunday.

The defeat saw Crotone relegated to Serie B after ending the campaign in 18th position on 35 points, just three points away from safety.

Nwankwo ended the season with seven goals after making 22 league appearances.

In the Belgian Championship play-offs, Super Eagles forward Moses Simon helped Gent secure a UEFA Europa League spot following their 1-0 away win against Club Brugge.

Gent finished fourth in the six-team Championship play-off decider.

Anderson Esiti was also in action for Gent while their Nigerian teammate Samuel Kalu was not included in the squad.

In another Belgian Championship play-off tie, Super Eagles defender Uche Agbo featured for Standard Liege who held Sporting Charleroi to a 0-0 away draw.

Standard Liege ended in second position in…

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