Super Eagles forward set join Messi & Costa in La Liga

Naija Players Abroad By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 04/08/2018

Super Eagles forward Moses Simon is close to agreeing on a deal to join Lionel Messi and Diego Costa in La Liga.

The 23-year-old Nigeria international who miss 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia due to injury has been released by his Belgian club KAA Gent despite one year remains in his contract.

According to Spanish news channel, Cadena SER reporting that Simon will seal the deal with the Spanish side, Levante in the next few days. And it’s bound to become a double celebration for the former GBS Academy product who celebrated the birth of his daughter on Friday.

Moses featured 29 times for Gent last season scoring six goals and provided three assists.