Soccer-Nigeria’s Nations Cup hero Mba joins Ligue 2 club Bastia (Reuters)

Aug 29 (Reuters) – Sunday Mba, who scored the goal that won the African Nations Cup for Nigeria earlier this year, left Warri Wolves for French team Bastia on Thursday. The 24-year-old has signed a one-year deal, the Ligue 2 club told reporters in Corsica. Mba, who was on target in the 40th minute of the 1-0 victory over Burkina Faso in the Nations Cup final in Johannesburg in February, cost Bastia a fee of one million euros ($1.32 million). ($1 – 0.7562 euros) (Reporting by Mark Gleeson in Cape Town; Editing by Tony Jimenez; mark.gleeson@thomsonreuters.com +27828257807 Messaging mark.gleeson. …

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