Super Eagles and Nantes forward Moses Simon has been included in French Ligue 1 Team of the Week compiled by Whoscored.

Simon was influential in the Ligue 1 encounter between Nantes and Brest as he scored 1 and assisted 1, leading his team to a 4-1 victory.

Nantes are battling relegation at the moment with them sitting in 18th place having got 34 points from 35 matches, if they fail to move out of the 18th position they’d be involved in a relegation play offs.

The Ligue 1 relegation/promotion playoffs is an annual French football playoffs contested by 18th placed team in Ligue 1 and 3rd placed team in Ligue 2.

Playoffs are a two-legged tie and the winner is decided by aggregate score.


Alban Lafont (Nantes), Mathieu Debuchy (AS Saint-Étienne) Damien Da Silva (Rennes), John Boye (Metz), Nicolas Cozza (Montpellier), Jeremy Doku (Rennes), Neymar Jr (Paris Saint Germain), Pape Sarr (Metz), Moses Simon (Nantes), Memphis Depay (Olympique Lyon) and Andy Derlot (Montpellier) make up the Ligue 1 team of the week.