Nantes forward Moses Simon is delighted to bag his first player of the award since moving to Europe.
Moses was voted Nantes player of the season by club supporters on Wednesday where he won 40% of the vote cast. The Nigerian, who signed for the Ligue 1 side from Levante, made 30 appearances in the just-concluded season, netting nine goals while registering eight assists for his club.
"It can only be God, I think it a wish season for me my first season in the French League Une, I became the player of the season in FC Nantes a traditional club, it could be recalled that Samson Siasia played in the same club and the arrival of my new Born Baby it a double Blessing for me this Season, am so excited it gives me a sense of recognition in my career," he said.
"I think one of the best Season for me I could still remember vividly I had this kind of season with Genk in Belgium where I played in the Champions league that first season it was awesome to know that I was voted the best player of FC Nantes this season I give Glory to God and I dedicate this moment to my beloved wife (Ibukun Sarah Simon) who stood by me throughout the season is not easy to manage the family for me at the end of the day the arrival of my newborn baby a double blessing for me," he said.
"I look forward for a better season if I will remain with FC Nantes in France or return back to Spain the future lies in the hands of God and as well my manager."
Fellow Nigerians,— FAST TRACK (@FastTrackNaija) May 28, 2020
Please stand up for 🇳🇬Moses Simon
He's been named Nantes Player of The Year
• Games: 30
• Goals: 9 ⚽
• Assists: 8 🅰️ pic.twitter.com/zIpAtid7dR