Simon’s goal fails to save Nantes from defeat against Rennes

first_imgSuper Eagles winger Moses Simon was among the goalscorers in Nantes’s 3-2 defeat to Rennes in Friday’s Ligue 1 showdown.Advertisement Despite an action-packed first-half, both sides failed to find the back of the net before the break, with the Canaries failing to convert from several set pieces that came their way.Damien Da Silva, however, broke the deadlock in the 47th minute after turning the ball into his own net to give the visitors the lead.Raphinha levelled for the Red and Blacks before Simon restored the lead for his side after he was set up by Imran Louza’s assist.Rennes rallied back through late efforts from Benjamin Bourigeau and Raphinha to snatch all three points at Roazhon Park. Promoted Content6 Ridiculous Health Myths That Are Actually TrueCouples Who Celebrated Their Union In A Unique, Unforgettable WayPretty Awesome Shows That Just Got CanceledBirds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For ThemThe Very Last Bitcoin Will Be Mined Around 2140. Read MoreThere’s Only 1 Such A Coin In The World Left In Private HandsYou’ve Only Seen Such Colorful Hairdos In A Handful Of Anime2020 Tattoo Trends: Here’s What You’ll See This Year5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme ParksEver Thought Of Sleeping Next To Celebs? This Guy Will Show You13 kids at weddings who just don’t give a hoot8 Superfoods For Growing Hair Back And Stimulating Its Growth Read Also: Man United finally seal N1.4bn loan deal for ex-Eagles star IghaloMoses was on parade for the entire duration of the game alongside Senegal duo of Mbaye Niang and Edouard Mendy, who ended on the winning side while Angola’s Eduardo Camavinga was replaced in the 83rd minute.The defeat on the night leaves Nantes sixth on the Ligue 1 log with 32 points from 22 games.Moses and Nantes teammate return to action on Tuesday, February 4, with the hope of bouncing back against leaders Paris Saint-Germain.FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 center_img The Nigerian international was one of the stand-out performers on the night against ‎Julien Stephan’s men, netting his third league goal in the French topflight this campaign. Loading… last_img read more

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