Bordeaux of France Nigerian forward, Samuel Kalu’s impressive display in his club’s 1-0 defeat of Dijon on Sunday in a Ligue 1 game at the Nouveau Stade de Bordeaux has been rewarded with a place in the Ligue 1 team-of-the-week by Whoscored.com.
Kalu provided the assist for Andreas Cornelius to score in the 77th minute of the game which ensured Bordeaux win and a move up to 10th on the log.
It was the Nigerian’s 12th start in 16 Ligue 1 games since he moved from Gent in Belgium last summer.And the assist was his second.
Kalu has been very impressive for Bordeaux this term and his performance earned him a call up to the Super Eagles.
He has played 1102 minutes of Ligue 1 football for Bordeaux and has scored thrice.
Kalu is joined on the Whoscored.com team of the week selection by Brazilian stars,Neymar and Di Maria,Argentine Edison Cavani as well as French prodigy,Kylian Mbappe.