Moffi scores, assists in Nice's draw with Simon's Nantes

Published on: 12 March 2023

Super Eagles striker, Terem Moffi continued his resurgence in front of goal as he scored in OGC Nice's draw with FC Nantes in the French Ligue 1, reports.

The former FC Lorient man scored his fifteenth goal as Nice played out a two all draw at the after regulation time in the match day 27 encounter at Stade de la Beaujoire.

He opened score for the visiting team as early as the fourth minute after heading the ball home from a corner before Mohammed Sissoko restored parity for the Canaries in the 31st minute.

Nantes had the opportunity to lead as the first half came to an end, but Ludovic Blas missed a penalty in the 35th minute.

Nice came into the second half with more firepower, but it was Nice that scored when Moffi released the pass for Youssouf Ndayishimiye to restore the lead.

However, any hope of running away with the three points was disrupted by Mostafa Mohamed who brought the game to equilateral in the 88th minute.

The result leaves Nice in seventh place while Nantes are fourteenth on the Ligue 1 standing.



By Uche Dozie