Moses troubled Pharaoh With names like Kelechi Iheanacho, Samuel Chukwueze and Taiwo Awoniyi in the line-up, nobody expected Nantes winger Moses Simon to steal the show.
In spite of that, he retained the faith of the new coach and is now flourishing in international colours for the first time in a long while.
Simon scored his first goal for Nigeria in an international friendly against Niger on 8 September 2015, the second in a 2—0 win.
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Les Canaris missed him in January when he was at the Africa Cup of Nations with Nigeria, sitting out five games for his club including two in the Coupe de France.
Moses has been outstanding for the Yellow Canaries since his move from Levante in 2019.
It was even reported that to ease the pressure on the boreholes, Moses Simon dug many wells in the community so as to make sure that there are enough means of getting water by the people.
In the following campaign Simon helped Gent reach the last 16 of the Champions League and he remained with the Buffalos until 2018 when the opportunity arose to move to La Liga with Levante.