By Johnny Edward:
Super Eagles defender, Leon Balogun made his third appearance for Brighton who defeated OGC Nice 1-0 in Tuesday’s pre-season friendly in France reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
Balogun started the match and played the entire 90 minutes.
The win was Brighton’s first in five pre-season games.
A second half goal from Viktor Gyokeres in the closing stages of the game gave Albion the win in their penultimate game of pre-season after a goalless first half.
Brighton had drawn games against Swiss side, St Gallen, Charlton Athletic and Birmingham City from the English Championship and lost 2-1 to AFC Wimbledon.
They will face FC Nantes in their final pre-season friendly on Friday, and Balogun is expected to Keep his place in the starting line up.
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