Ghana defender Kassim Nuhu impressive performances this season has been rewarded as his side Young Boys loosened FC Basel’s grip on the Swiss league to claim their first league title in 32 years on Saturday.
Young Boys have been the pacesetters this season and wrapped up their first title since 1986 thanks to a 2-1 win against Luzern – a game Kassim starred in.
Kassim conceded a free-kick which led to Luzern opening the scoring through Christian Schneuwly.
But Frenchman Guillaume Hoarau equalised before Cameroonian Jean-Pierre Nsame sealed the win in the 89th minute.
With four games remaining Young Boys boast an unassailable 75 points. FC Basel, on 59, host FC Thoune on Sunday.
Kassim has made 29 appearances – more than any Young Boys defender – and scored two goals this season.
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