Moses Simon is a professional footballer who plays as a forward for the Russian Premier League club Spartak Moscow and the Nigerian national team. He is known for his pace, dribbling skills, and ability to score goals.
Moses Simon Early Life and Education
Simon was born in Kaduna, Nigeria, on July 12, 1993. He grew up in poverty and played football on the streets with his friends. He was discovered by a local scout and signed for the youth team of local club GBS Academy.
Moses Simon Club Career
Simon’s professional career began in 2013 when he joined Slovakian club Trenčín. He quickly made a name for himself and was voted the club’s player of the year in 2014.
In 2015, Simon moved to Gent in Belgium. He spent three seasons with the club and helped them win the Belgian First Division A in 2015.
In 2018, Simon joined Levante in Spain. He spent two seasons with the club and helped them stay in La Liga.
In 2020, Simon joined Nantes in France. He has been a key player for the club and has helped them finish in the top half of Ligue 1.
In 2022, Simon joined Spartak Moscow on loan from Nantes. He has made a good start to his career with the club and has scored four goals in his first ten appearances.
Moses Simon International Career
Simon has represented Nigeria at the U-20 and U-23 levels. He made his senior debut in 2015 and has since gone on to make over 50 appearances for the country. He was a member of the Nigerian squad that won the Africa Cup of Nations in 2019.
Moses Simon Net Worth
Simon’s net worth is estimated to be around $10 million.
Moses Simon Awards and Achievements
– Slovakian Super League: 2014–15
– Belgian First Division A: 2014–15
– Africa Cup of Nations: 2019
– CAF Confederation Cup: 2012
Moses Simon Personal Life
Simon is married and has two children. He is a devout Christian and is active in charity work.
Moses Simon is a talented footballer who has had a successful career. He is a role model for young people in Nigeria and around the world.