Manchester United legend, Rio Ferdinand, has named on the club to indicator Odion Ighalo on a lasting foundation.
Ferdinand, speaking in an Instagram Q&A, as opposed the 30-calendar year-old’s impact to that of Henrik Larsson in the 2006/2007 marketing campaign.
Ole Gunnar introduced in Ighalo in the January window on a 6-thirty day period personal loan offer, adhering to Marcus Rashford’s again injuries.
Most observers elevated eyebrows when the shift was introduced, but Ighalo has gone on to impress at Outdated Trafford.
The Nigerian striker has racked up four goals and one particular support in eight appearances for the Pink Devils.
“I believe he’s warranted the option to occur in as a comprehensive-time player and what he’s supplied Manchester United which they didn’t have is an individual they can go the ball into and can keep it up, he’s acquired a physical presence, he can keep off a defender or two and lay the ball in for somebody else to score,” Ferdinand explained.