Terem Moffi came off the bench to score twice as OGC Nice claimed a 2-0 victory against RC Lens at the Allianz Riviera on Wednesday night.
Moffi, who missed Nice’s 3-1 defeat to Le Havre last weekend took the place of Gaetan Laborde in the 73rd minute.
The forward gave Les Aiglons the lead from the penalty spot three minutes later.
Moffi scored his second of the game on 78 minutes.
The 22-year-old has now scored six goals in 16 league appearances for Nice this season.
Nice will take on Auxerre when the league resume in January.
Francesco Farioli’s side remain in second position on the table with 35 points from 17 games.