By Obaloluwa Joshua, LAGOS

Nigeria forward, Terem Moffi was the hero once again as his brace helped Lorient beat Brest away in the French Ligue 1, PNO Sports reports.

The 23-year-old has now scored eight goals in 10 league appearances for Lorient this season.

The striker is currently the joint top scorer in the French top-flight with Paris Saint-Germain duo, Kylian Mbappe and Neymar.

The hosts took the lead through Roman Del Castillo on 17 minutes.

Moffi equalised for Lorient seven minutes later with Laurent Abergel providing the assist.

He fired home the winning goal on 53 minutes.

Regis Le Bris’ side moved to second position on the log with 25 points from 10 matches.

Defending champions Paris Saint-Germain top the standings with 26 points from same number of matches.