Balogun In Full Action As Brighton Beat Nice To End Winless Run In Pre-Season

Balogun In Full Action As Brighton Beat Nice To End Winless Run In Pre-Season

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.

The Seagulls will face Watford in their English Premier League opener.

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  • Greenturf 3 months ago

    Good tidings.Brilliant player.An accomplished professional.
    A step up and a move to add quality to the one you have in stock.We the super eagles fans are expecting so much from you.Having experienced the world cup and now playing in the most glamorous league in the world we are expecting you and your national team colleagues to play with swagger.
    Can’t wait for the premier league to resume.The most competitive league in the world I also want to see how you shall cope against the Aguero’s lukaku of this world and a host of other world class strikers.
    We can only wish you all the best.
    God bless Nigeria.