Chinese Club Shanghai Shenhua, are on course to make a mouthwatering sum of 1.4 million pounds if if their marque signing of February 2019, Odion Ighalo is sold to Manchester United in the summer transfer window.
According to reports, United are thinking of making Ighalo loan deal a permanent one in the summer and the red devils have been quoted 15 million pounds to sign the Ex Super Eagles on a permanent basis.
Head coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hinted after the Europa League meeting against LASK in Austria that the
Nigerian could be at Manchester United for the 2020-2021 campaign.
The Norwegian told reporters post-match on Thursday :
“Odion has come in really well and he will improve and get better. But he has qualities we saw in him and needed and we need those qualities for next season.
“He’s a goal-scorer and a striker. He doesn’t worry too much about all that nonsense, build-up play – that’s a
“He knows his job and role in the team, and he’s very good with his back to goal.
“He’s a great link player, but maybe the best thing about him is his personality. He’s got the whole lot really.”
Shanghai Shenhua forked out €15 million (approximately £13.6 million) for Ighalo when he was acquired
from Changchun Yatai two seasons ago.