Ligue 1 - Nigeria hero Mba joins Ligue 2 Bastia

Sunday Mba, who scored the goal that won the African Nations Cup for Nigeria earlier this year, left Warri Wolves for Bastia.

African Football - Nigeria hero Mba joins Ligue 2 Bastia

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Nigeria's Sunday Mba and team-mates celebrate in the final (AFP)

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.

The promoted French club are 15th in the 20-team table with two points from four games.

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