Ighalo is unarguable the first Nigerian professional player to play for the biggest club in England, manchester United.
Although he has completed his move to an Arabian club, ighalo has set the records for other Nigerian born players to follow.
Manchester United have agreed a first professional contract with Shola Shoretire, a Nigerian born Midfielder, who grew up in Newcastle, only 17years old.
He plays off the left wing but is comfortable also in the right position.
As reported by Daily mail. The young talent has been in the United U23 Academy and is regarded as the best attacking midfielders in Europe, he plays well above his age level, clubs like Paris Saint German, Barcelona, Bayern Munich and Juventus all showing interest.
The United boss has been tipped into bringing him on into the squad this season, not minding how much competition for a place in his position.
The young talent has been really convinced to build his career at United after speaking with Marcus Rashford, and Mason Greenwood.
The youngster will sign his first professional deal this week. This proves how much he is being valued by United.