Majeed Waris scores as Nantes beat Montpellier


Ghanaian striker Majeed Waris has scored a goal for his club side FC Nantes as they beat Montpellier 2-0 in the French Ligue 1 on Tuesday night.

He netted an opener for the Yellow and Green lads on the 62nd minute as they aced Montpellier 2-0 at the Stade de la Beaujoire.

This is his third goal of the season in 17 appearances for the French club and he has an assist to his credit.

Warris impressed greatly before making way for Samuel Moutoussamy in the 87th minute.

Nantes sealed the win in the 81st minute through Nicolas Pallois’ bullet header.

The win puts Nantes in the 11th position on the league with 23 points after 18 games.

The 27-year-old broke his scoring spell in October when his side thrashed Montpellier 3-0 in the French Cup.