Simon Nets Winner On Nantes Debut, Kalu Bags Assist In Bordeaux


Super Eagles winger Moses Simon enjoyed a memorable start to his career with Nantes by scoring the winning goal in the side’s 2-1 away win against Amiens at the Stade Credit Agricole de la Licorne on Saturday night, reports

Simon started the game on the bench and took the place of Kader Bamba in the 73rd minute.

The Nigeria international then hit the winner for the visitors six minutes from time.

Khalifa Coulibaly opened scoring for Nantes in the 53rd minute, while Bongani Zungu equalised for the hosts in the 71st minute.

At the Stade Gaston-Gerard, Samuel Kalu provided an assist in Bordeaux 2-0 away win against Dijon.

Kalu laid the pass for Hwang Ui-jo’s opening goal for Bordeaux.

He was replaced by Yassine Benrahou 10 minutes from time.

By Adeboye Amosu

Source: Complete Sports