Simon was on target again as he drew Nantes level in the 20th minute after they went behind five minutes earlier.
It was his fifth goal in 22 league appearances for Nantes in the current campaign.
He is up against teammates, Andrei Girotto and Kader Bamba.
On Wednesday, Simon was voted Nantes Man of The Match, in their 2-1 home loss to Paris Saint-Germain.
He scored his side’s goal in the defeat to the French reigning champions.