Ighalo helped establish the MU victory Derby County in the FA Cup:
Odion Ighalo joined United at the end of January under short-term contract until the end of the month 5/2020. Like Bruno Fernandes, rookie Nigerian rapid integration at the "Theater of Dreams". In 11 games sublimation chain of Manchester United, the striker was brought in East fair superb start at Old Trafford with 4 goals in 8 appearances.
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However after the pandemic Covid-19 European football that was delayed, which makes the future of Ighalo become unclear. Because according to the signed contract, the Nigerian striker to return to China in June to otherwise MU buyout, or renew.
Although Marcus Rashford prepared again after a back injury, but MU still need Ighalo to race into the top 4. Now, coach Solskjaer wants Ighalo to add depth in attack until at least after the season this.
But due to financial affected by Covid-19, MU are having when conducting business. So Ighalo buyout option is also in the calculation of the chief executive Ed Woodward and colleagues.
Before this situation, sources in The Sky Sports revealed Newcastle are ready to plan "robbing people" from the hands of Manchester United and the main objective is Ighalo.
Team Prince Mohammed bin upcoming Salman of Saudi Arabia takeover has ambitions to become a new force of British and European football. With the huge fortune of up to tens of billions of pounds, factions of upcoming Newcastle boss wanted to reach potential stars and brightest.
If agreed to join St James's Park, Nigerian striker will not suffer uncertain future after MU still can not decide. Also willing to suggest Newcastle terrible wages instead of the meager sum of £ 100,000 / week like leadership "Reds" every promise.
However according M.E.N, Ighalo has great affection for Manchester United and determined to wait for the final decision whether he is retained or not.
Reportedly, "Reds" will likely seek to renew his contract until the end of the season on loan Ighalo 2019-2020 (stone full 38 rounds) before considering other options. Premier League organizing committee extends supporters clubs of the players contract expiring this way.