Ligue 2: Josh Maja among nominees for best player award

Published on: 17 May 2023

Nigeria's Josh Maja have been listed amongst players for the best player of the season award in the French Ligue 2, reports.

Maja was nominated for the UNFP trophy for best player of  Ligue 2 along side Ivorian Krasso Jean-Philippe of St Etienne, Algeria's Victor Lekhal who plays for Havre Athletic Club.

Others are St Etienne's N.Nkounkou and league top scorer, G. Mikautadze of who plays for Metz.


Maja has 16 goals to name this season as the joint fourth highest goal scorer and 6 assists after 35 matches.

His exploits at the end of the Ligue 2 season has positioned FC Girondins Bordeaux for qualification to Ligue 1 as they currently sit second with 66 points.


By Uche Dozie