Odion Ighalo opened the scoring as Manchester United thumped Lask 5-0 in the Uefa Europa League. Manchester United signed Ighalo from Shanghai Greenland Shenhua on a season-long loan. In addition, in order to replace the injured Marcus Rashford to help Manchester keep the pressure on the top four spots in the Premier League.
However, Odion Ighalo became the first Nigerian to play for Manchester United in the clubs’ history. “I am super excited to play for this club. I have always been a number one fan for this club since my childhood.
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Therefore I can now say it is a dream come true for me. Since I am the first Nigerian to play for this club, I have received so much from my family, my country. In addition and the entire Manchester United fraternity.
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Odion Ighalo scored in his first start in the Europa League against Club Brugge. He, however, said that he will always dedicate his goal he scores for the club to his sister. This is because she was a staunch fan of the Club and he knows she is up there watching him.
Odion Ighalo came off the bench last weekend to pile pressure on Manchester City in the Manchester derby. Ole Gunner Solskjaer has given Odion a start place against Lask in the Uefa Europa League and he has not disappointed. Meanwhile, a lot of people criticized him joining Manchester United but he has silenced the critics.
Daniel James scored Man Utd’s second before Mata scoring the third. Mason greenwood scored the fourth before Pereira scoring a fifth of the night.
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