French Ligue One side FC Nantes continued to stay clear of the relegation zone as they recorded another victory on Saturday against FC Lorient.
The Yellow Submarine during the week defeated Clermont with Nigeria’s Super Eagles winger Moses Simon scoring the only goal of the game
The Nigerian International was the hero on Saturday as he scored once and assisted twice in Nante’s 5-3 win over the visiting Lorient.
Junior put the away side ahead in the 6th minute before Mathis Albine equalised in the 42nd minute off an assist from Simon.
Comert made it 2-1 for the host in the 46th minute before Mohammed increased the tally to 3-1 while Favre halved the deficit to 3-2 in the 75th minute.
Florent Mollet made it 4-2 in the 83rd minute with an assist from Simon before the Nigeria attacker netted the 5th goal in the 99th minute from the penalty spot.
Simon has now scored in two consecutive games for Nantes