TITLE: Manchester United has handed over a Jersey Number 25 to Idion Ighalo
Manchester has agreed a deal to sign Idion Ighalo from the Chinese super league on the deadline day of the January transfer window after failing to secure the signature of Joshua king from Bournemouth and Edison Cavani from PSG.
A according to reports coming from old Trafford yesterday was that,the Nigerian born versatile striker has been unveiled yesterday and he was awarded the number 25 Jersey which has been left by the departure of Antonio Valencia.
Idion Ighalo was bought purposely to occupy the place of injured talisman Marcus Rashford and help propelled Manchester united to a top four finish due to lack of firing power of Anthony martial who the fans thinks,he is been used out of position.
Manchester United decision to to sign Idion Ighalo may have raised a few eyebrows,but Mark Bosnich,the former Manchester United goalkeeper claims,the Nigerian striker could become another Eric Cantona for the red devils in the upcoming weeks.
Plenty has suggested that, Idion Ighalo does not fit the mould with a marquee addition expected,but the former Manchester united goalkeeper Mark Bosnich feels,an experience option could surprise a few people as an iconic Frenchman once did on his playing days at Manchester united.
The former Manchester united goalkeeper told sky sport that,this was an emergency signing and he can understand a lot of people taking about a scatter gun approach,well it had to be with Marcus Rashford being out and the departure of Alexis Sanchez loan move to inter Milan.
According the former Manchester united defender,Rio Ferdinand, Manchester United still have the edge to finish top four this 2019-2020 premier league season with the addition of Idion Ighalo and Bruno Fernandez.
He said they had to go for someone like Idion Ighalo and they get him.. You never know.Man united sign a certain Frenchman(Cantona) who no one really expected but he ended up propelling them the best iconic hero.#MUFC#