Manchester United extend Ighalo loan until January 2021

Manchester United have extended striker Odion Ighalo’s loan from Shanghai Shenhua until the end January 2021, the Premier League club said on Monday.

The 30-year-old made an impressive start life at United, scoring four times in eight games after signing an initial loan deal until May 31 from the Super League club.

Ighalo’s current deal with Shanghai runs out in December 2022 and he is expected sign a new contract until the end 2024, Sky reported.

The Nigerian, who has scored goals apiece for Man United in the Europa League and FA Cup, will hope open account in the Premier League when the , suspended March due to the -19 pandemic, resumes on June 17. (Reuters/NAN)