Manchester United have announced the signing of the Nigerian striker, Odeon Igalo, as the Shanghai Shenhua player on loan to the end of the season.
Manchester United tried to search for a striker in the winter transfer market after the injury of his star Marcus Rashford, and also did not compensate for the departure of the Belgian duo Romelu Lukaku and Chile’s Alexis Sanchez to Inter Milan.
Odeon Igalo is 30 years old and has an experience in the Premier League where he played for 4 seasons with Watford.
Igalo participated for two seasons, accompanied by Watford in the First Division and contributed to his rise to the Premier League by scoring 20 goals in 35 meetings, and he played two seasons in the Premier League and scored 19 goals in 62 meetings in all competitions, including 16 in the Premier League.
Manchester United has signed the Portuguese Bruno Fernandez from Sporting Lisbon for an amount exceeding 55 million pounds, and the player will be ready to participate in the team’s encounters when he faces Wolverhampton on Saturday in the Premier League.