Samuel Kalu on target as Amiens hold Bordeaux

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The Nigeria international netted his second Bordeaux goal as they were forced to a share of the spoils

Samuel Kalu scored Bordeaux's only goal as they were held by a late Amiens strike in Sunday's French Ligue 1 encounter.

In the 22nd minute, Kalu directed a header past Regis Gurtner from Sergi Palencia's cross to give the hosts a lead.

But just when it looked like they had secured the maximum points, Eddy Gnahore levelled with three minutes from regular time to earn a share of spoils for Christophe Pélissier's men.

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Kalu has now scored twice since joining Bordeaux in the summer, racking up 13 appearances.

Éric Bedouet's team finish 2018 placed 12th in the Ligue 1 log, garnering 22 points from 17 games. They start 2019 with a Coupe de France game against Le Havre on January 6.

 

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