Three Senegalese were named in the Ligue 1 Team of The Week after Matchday 22 by a French newspaper, L'Equipe.
Goalkeeper Alfred Gomis who plies his trade at Dijon, FC Metz's duo of Opa Nguette and Habib Diallo put in impressive performances over the weekend to be named as the best in the French league the past week.
L'Equippe rated Gomis with a near-perfect score of 8 while Nguette and Diallo were rated seven out of ten. Gomis played a decisive role in his side's 3-0 victory over Brest while Nguette scored a brace as Diallo added the third helping their team beat St. Etienne 3-1.
The performances will please the Lions of Teranga head coach Aliou Cisse as he prepares his charges for the upcoming 2021 Africa Cup of Nations and 2022 World Cup qualifying matches.