Manchester United have reached an agreement with Chinese club, Shanghai Greenland Shenhua for the extension of the loan deal for Nigerian Striker, Odion Ighalo.
The Nigerian striker’s stay was initially due to end on 31 May but the extension of his loan with the Red Devils will now see his stay in Manchester Extends until 30 January 2021, enabling him to build on an impressive start to life with the club he supported as a boy.
Odion Ighalo’s has scored a total of four goals in eight appearances so far includes at least one strike in each of his three starts – against Club Brugge, Derby County (2) and LASK
The Extension of Ighalo Contract is a timely boost for United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, as he continues to prepare his squad for this month’s resumption of competitive football.
The Premier League is set to return on June 17th after the league was suspended in March due to Covid-19 Pandemic.