BREAKING: Shanghai to extend Ighalo’s United loan deal

Odion Ighalo could just retaining his loan deal with his dream club as his Chinese club, Shanghai Shenhua, reconsider their initial stance to recall him.

The Super Eagles striker joined Manchester United on transfer day deadline in January on a 6-months loan deal which should see him return to China.

The striker had scored four goals in eight appearances for the English giants before the EPL campaign was halted due to the coronavirus pandemic.

According to Sky Sports News, Shanghai are now open to allowing Ighalo remain with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side until next January, although they will expect him to sign a new deal with the Chinese outfit.

Ighalo’s existing contract with the Chinese club is due to expire in December 2022, although it is thought that he has been offered a new and improved deal until December 2024.

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