Odion Ighalo’s loan from Shanghai Shenhua has been extended by Manchester United until the end of January 2021. This was revealed by the Premier League club on Monday 1st June.
The Ex Nigerian Striker, made an impressive start to life at United, scoring four times in eight games after signing an initial loan deal until May 31 from the Chinese Super League club.
The 30-year-old current deal with Shanghai runs out in December 2022 and he is expected to sign a new contract until the end of 2024, Sky reported.
Ighalo, who has scored two goals apiece for Man United in the Europa League and FA Cup, will hope to open his account in the Premier League when the season, suspended since March due to the COVID-19 pandemic, resumes on June 17.