Super Eagles Winger Scores A Fantastic Curler

Moses Simon assists twice and also scores for Nantes FC

Super Eagles vice Captain Moses Simon scores a fantastic curler last weekend to help his team beat a tough Clermont Foot reports.

Nantes FC entertained a stubborn Clermont Foot at home last weekend. And is of course looking for its first win of the 2023/2024 French Ligue 1 season.

It was a difficult match, however Super Eagles winger Moses Simon found a way to dazzle in the encounter.

Efforts by both Nantes and Clermont Foot to break the deadlock in the first-half hit the rocks, as both sides held their positions.

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How Super Eagles winger helped Nantes to its first win

Super Eagles player Moses Simon helps team to first victory.
Moses Simon in action for Nigeria

However, three minutes into the second half, the Super Eagles top player found a way to break the deadlock.

Clermont Foot goalkeeper came off his line to pass a ball to a teammate. Sadly, the pass wasn’t as accurate as he had thought, as a sharp Nantes player reacted first to the lose ball. And having passed the ball to Simon, he capitalized on the goalkeeper’s mistake to loop into an empty goal.

Efforts by the visitors to try and come back into the game proved abortive, as the hosts held their positions. Hence, earning its first victory in the 2023/2024 French Ligue 1 season.

Reacting to the goal and the victory, the Nigerian took to his verified Instagram handle to appreciate God. Putting up a picture of him as he celebrate the fantastic goal, he captioned: “Glory be to God.”

As at the time of writing this report, the post has witnessed over thirty comments, as fans kept congratulations him.

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Simon is expected to be with the Super Eagles next month when they take on Saudi Arabia in an international friendly.

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