Josh Maja makes Ligue 1 Team of The Week

Josh Maja makes Ligue 1 Team of The Week

Bordeaux forward Josh Maja has been named in the Ligue 1 Team of The Week.

Maja scored his first career hat-trick to help Bordeaux beat Nimes 6-0 on Tuesday.

The Nigeria international got Bordeaux’s first, second and third goal in the 24th, 37th and 53rd minutes respectively.

In the Team of The Week, Maja is joined in attack by Marseille’s Dimitri Payet and Paris Saint Germain forward Kylian Mbappe.

PSG goalkeeper, Keylor Navas got the nod in goal with Wesley Fofana, Hiroki Sakai, Jordan Amavi and Caleta-Car the four defenders selected.

Marseille midfielder Morgan Sanson, PSG’s Marquinhos and Dennis Bouanga, who plays for Saint Etienne also make the list.

Maja has now scored five French Ligue 1 goals in 14 appearances for Bordeaux so far this season.