Nigerian forward, Maja fires Bordeaux to top spot in Ligue 2
The Nigerian forward, Josh Maja, continued his impressive scoring form as Girondis Bordeaux moved to the summit of French Ligue 2 courtesy of a hard-fought 2-1 win against Dijon.
Maja opened the scoring for Les Girondis from the spot in eight minutes.
It was the 23-year-old’s fifth goal in nine league appearances for Bordeaux this season.
The striker rejected a move to Sky Bet Championship club Birmingham City this summer.
In the 71st minute, Mickal Le Bihan equalised for the visitors.
The Georgia midfielder, Zuriko Davitashvili, netted the winning goal for the home team three minutes from time.
David Guion’s side top the standings with 17 points from nine matches.
Chelsea, Arsenal And Bordeaux React To Super Eagles Victory Against Libya
Few hours after the AFCON 2019 qualifier match against Libya, Chelsea, Arsenal and Bordeaux have reacted to Super Eagles’ 4-0 victory over Libya in the 2019 African Cup of Nations, AFCON, qualifying encounter played on Saturday evening.It will be recalled that the three goals from Changchun Yatai star, Odion Ighalo, and a goal from Kalu Uche, ensured that the Super Eagles took all three points in Uyo.The two Premier League clubs, monitored the game due to t...
Nigerian forward leaves Indian club over poor accommodation
Former Super Eagles forward, Sylvester Igboun, has left Indian Super League club, North East United, due to poor housing conditions.Igboun joined North East United early this month.The pacy striker made one appearance for the modest club.He featured as a substitute in the 3-1 defeat to East Benghal.“Sly has left the club facilities due to poor accommodation." "He was very disappointed to see the state of the place that the club provided him with,” a source within th...
Nigerian forward, Moses Simon in shock move to EPL club
Moses Simon, a winger from Nigeria, is about to make a shocking transfer to Premier League team Nottingham Forest.According to Foot Mercato, Nottingham Forest and Simon, who currently plays for Nantes, have come to a personal agreement.According to the report, Nantes must still wait for Forest to submit an official offer before the deal can be approved.Other teams with a desire to sign Simon include Brighton and Leeds United.Simon has won over 40 international caps...
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