Simon Provides Assist As Nantes Beat Toulouse Away In First-Leg Tie

Moses Simon received a decisive pass as Nantes' hopes of remaining in Ligue 1 got a big boost after he scored a 2--1 win over Toulouse, in the first leg of the play-off game Thursday, according to reports Completesports.com.

Nantes finished in the promotion play-off after finishing 18th in the Ligue 1 regular season.

While Toulouse finished third in the second division, which earned him a place in the play-off match.

Nantes took the lead 10 minutes into the match against Toulouse thanks to Ludovic Blas who finished off Simon's pass.

In the 19th minute, Toulouse returned to the level after Diver Machado equalized.

But after only three minutes of equalizer for Toulouse, Nantes led 2-1 through Randall Kolo Muani.

Nantes will host Toulouse in the second leg on Sunday 30 May, with the winner of both matches securing Ligue 1 football next season.

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