Nigerian Forward Akor Adams Scores Brace, Assists One in Montpellier’s Coupe de France Win

Nigerian Forward Akor Adams Scores Brace, Assists One in Montpellier's Coupe de France Win

Nigerian forward Akor Adams continued his impressive form in France with a decisive brace and an assist for Ligue 1 side Montpellier in their 4-0 win over Feignies Aulnoye in Coupe de France on Wednesday night.

Nigerian Forward Akor Adams Scores Brace, Assists One in Montpellier's Coupe de France Win

Adams came off the bench to steal the show, scoring two goals and setting up another in just 19 minutes of action, Footballrover reports.

His performance helped Montpellier reach the round of 16 in the French Cup.

Adams Dazzles off the Bench

Adam added a second goal two minutes after replacing Arnaud Nordin, doubling Montpellier’s lead, that had already been established by Becir Omeragic’s goal in the 58th minute.

In the 90th minute, he went on to assist Sacha Delaye to increase the lead to 3-0 before clinching the victory with his second goal of the match.

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Ending a Goal Drought

Despite featuring for just 19 minutes, Adams made his presence felt, ending a 10-match-goal drought for the Ligue 1 side.

This Performance brings his season-tally to nine goals in 19 matches for all competitions, just one goal shy of double digits.

Showing What He Could Have Offered

Recall that 23-year-old attacker was left out of the Super Eagles’ team for the current Africa Cup of Nations 2023 in Cote d’Ivoire.

But in response, he gave coach Jose Peseiro a clear demonstration of what he could have brought to the team with his two goals and an assist for Montpellier.

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Adams’ impressive Season

Adams has been in fine form for Montpellier this season, and his performance against Feignies Aulnoye was just the latest example of his ability.

He is a key player for the Ligue 1 side, and his goals and assists will be crucial if they are to achieve their goals this season.

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Nigerian Forward Akor Adams Scores Brace, Assists One in Montpellier's Coupe de France Win

Looking Ahead

With Adams in such good form, Montpellier will be confident of their chances in the Coupe de France.

They will also be looking to improve their league position, and Adams’ goals will be vital in their quest to do so.

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