Moses Simon


Afcon 2021: Moses Simon says Nigeria not getting carried away

Nigeria winger Moses Simon insists the Super Eagles have "still got a lot to prove" despite their flying start under Augustine Eguavoen, which has put them among the favourites for the African Cup of Nations title. Nigeria are the only side to have won their three group games at the...
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Nigeria Player Ratings: Moses Simon flourishes in half-hour appearance

GOAL assesses every Super Eagle that played in the win over Djurtus in the Africa Cup of Nations. Smothered a loose ball after the rapid Mama Balde beat Nigeria’s centre-backs. Nearly made a mess of a seemingly routine save in the 87th minute, parrying the ball back into danger.
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Samuel Kalu vs Moses Simon: Nigeria’s misunderstood widemen clash in Bordeaux

The wide attackers divide opinion among fans of the Super Eagles, but is the perceived indifference to the pair justified?. You’d be hard-pressed to find Nigerians lining up to watch Sunday’s Ligue 1 encounter between Bordeaux and Nantes, despite the potential presence of Samuel Kalu and Moses Simon. Both players...

Pared-back, functional Moses Simon deserves more respect

Nigerian fans have never quite warmed to the quietly effective Nantes winger, who suffers for not being as flamboyant as some of his peers. There are, broadly speaking, three kinds of winger in modern football. There is the playmaker who starts out wide – as the space between the lines...

Moses Simon: Super Eagles will be ready for Cameroon clash

The winger expects a tough challenge when the Super Eagles take on the Indomitable Lions in Austria. Nantes forward Moses Simon has revealed the Nigeria national team will be at their best when they face Cameroon in international friendlies. The Super Eagles will slug it out against the Indomitable Lions...

Moses Simon: Nantes must ‘work and improve’ after avoiding relegation

The Nigeria international is pleased his side will continue in the French top-flight and has urged them to improve next term. Moses Simon has urged Nantes to work and improve on their performances next season after narrowly avoiding relegation from Ligue 1. The Canaries ended the 2020-21 campaign in the...

Moses Simon bags assist, Coulibaly scores as Nantes secure victory over Bordeaux

The Nigeria and the Mali internationals made significant contributions for the Canaries against Jean-Louis Gasset’s men. Moses Simon provided an assist while Kalifa Coulibaly scored to help Nantes secure a 3-0 victory over Bordeaux in Saturday’s Ligue 1 game. Simon was handed his 26th league start of the season at...

Moses Simon scores for Nantes, Delort, Balde, Wissa on target in Ligue 1

The Nigeria international led other African stars to deliver eye-catching performances for their respective clubs in their French top-flight matches. Moses Simon scored and provided an assist as Nantes demolished Brest 4-1 in Sunday’s Ligue 1 game at Stade Francis-Le Ble. The 25-year-old was handed a starting role for Antoine...