Manchester United loanee Odion Ighalo loads appreciation on sought-after Lille striker Victor Osimhen and backs him “to break many records” in European football.
Odion Ighalo has actually identified Lille striker Victor Osimhen as “the future” amidst relate to a move to Manchester United
Osimhen just recently emerged as a rumoured target for the Red Devils after registering 13 goals in 27 Ligue 1 trips this term.
The 21- year-old, under contract with Lille till 2024, has actually likewise been promoted as an option for Liverpool and Real Madrid.
Amidst the growing interest in his Nigerian compatriot’s signature, United loanee Ighalo has actually loaded appreciation on Osimhen and backed him to break a number of records.
“I talk to Osimhen, he’s a very nice boy, young, he’s a good guy,” he informed Elegbete TELEVISION. “We talk, not practically every day, however practically each time I encourage him. He’s the future of Nigerianfootball He’s the future, he’s going to do so well infootball
” I constantly encourage him to keep one’s cool, keep striving and the man is going to be a celeb, you understand.
” He pertained to watch our game against Club Brugge in Belgium due to the fact that it’s closer to where he lives, he messaged me he was going to come so I offered him my jersey, and in reality he brought his own jersey for me, too.
“Osimhen is a good kid, we’re from the exact same location. I enjoy him, he’s down to earth, he’s hard working, he has a future and he has the mindset of a winner, that’s what I enjoy about him. He has that lion’s heart. I enjoy him, I simply desire him to keep striving the way he’s doing, he’s going to break numerous records in Europe and Nigeria“
Ighalo is anticipated to stay at Old Trafford beyond completion of the season, with United supposedly all set to turn over ₤15 m to sign him completely from Shanghai Shenhua.