September 20, 2020

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Ighalo gets iconic jersey as Man United confirmed number

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Former Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo gets an iconic jersey number as draw Nwankwo Kanu from inspiration with Manchester United confirmed number.

The 30-year-old 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Golden Boot winner joined 20th-time Premier League Champions on a six-month loan from the Shanghai Shenhua in an injury-hit campaign managed to score 10 goals in 15 starts in the Chinese Super League.

Manchester United have confirmed that Ighalo will wear number 25 jerseys during his temporary stay at the club on their social media handle but the shirt was vacated by ex-captain Antonio Valencia who left Red Devils for a return to Ecuador last summer.