ICYMI: Ighalo To Make Championship Debut Against PSG

ICYMI: Ighalo To Make Championship Debut Against PSG
Odion Ighalo (25) of Manchester United celebrates after scoring a goal to make it 0-2 during the FA Cup match between Derby County and Manchester United at the Pride Park, Derby, England on 5th March 2020. (Photo by Jon Hobley/MI News/NurPhoto)

Odion Ighalo is set to make UEFA Champions League.

News Rain Nigeria gathered that former Super Eagles striker will make his first appearance in the UEFA Champions League when it returns later this month.

The Nigerian forward will feature for Manchester United when the Premiership team face it off with the likes of Paris Saint-German, the team they knocked out in their last appearance in the Champions League.

Ighalo who is enjoying a rising profile since he moved to Norwegian club Lyn in 2007 after starting his career at Nigerian clubs, Prime FC, and Julius Berger are expected to make an impact in the UCL.

Ighalo Championship Debut Against PSG

It will be recalled that in January 2020, Ighalo returned to the Premier League, joining Manchester United on loan.

Recall that in 2008 Ighalo was signed by Italian club Udinese, spending most of his tenure on two separate loan spells with Spanish club Granada. In 2014, he signed for Championship club Watford and was integral in the club’s promotion to the Premier League in the 2014–15 season. In January 2017, Ighalo joined the Chinese Super League club Changchun Yatai for a reported £20 million, before moving onto Shanghai Greenland Shenhua.

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