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Video: Manchester United Fans Rave About Odion Ighalo After Third Goal in Just His Second Start

Video: Manchester United Fans Rave About Odion Ighalo After Third Goal in Just His Second Start

Manchester United supporters are being slowly won over by striker Odion Ighalo after the Nigerian scored his third goals for the club in only his second start.

Ighalo’s arrival sparked a shockwave of surprise on social media on transfer deadline day when it was announced he’d be joining United on a six-month loan deal from Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua.

However, after scoring on his first start against Club Brugge in the Europa League last week, the 30-year-old was given the nod to start tonight’s FA Cup fifth-round tie against Wayne Rooney’s Derby County, and he scored in the second-half to make it 3-0 and seal passage to the quarter-finals:

It’s safe to say Ighalo has plenty of new admirers after his recent displays:

It seemed unlikely but do you think signing Ighalo could soon be regarded as a clever bit of business by Solskjaer and the United recruitment team?

Let us know in the comments section below…

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