Ighalo Joins Saudi Club Al Shabab From Shanghai Shenhua
Saudi Arabia Professional Football League club Al Shabab have announced the signing of Odion Ighalo on a two-and-a-half year deal, reports Completesports.com.
Ighalo linked up with the Saudi League leaders from Chinese Super League outfit Shanghai Shenhua.
The 31-year-old left Premier League giants Manchester United after his loan deal with the club expired last month.
The former Nigeria international scored five goals in 23 appearances for Manchester United.
The former Watford striker will the wear the number 89 shirt for Al Shabab.
He shunned offers from clubs in Spain , England the MLS to pitch tent with the six times Saudi League champions.
February 6, 2021