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Ighalo crowned Chinese club’s all-time top scorer

Despite a disappointing World Cup in Russia, Super Eagles forward Odion Jude Ighalo has now been crowned the all-time leading for Changchun Yatai after he netted against Chongqing.
Marcos Rojo and Odion Ighalo

World Cup: Odion Ighalo reacts to death threat to family

Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo, has reacted to the alleged death threat issued to his family in Lagos on social media due to his failure to score goals from clear-cut opportunities against Argentina, saying it was not deliberate.
Mikel Obi and Leon Balogun

World Cup: Vincent Enyeama, Austin Okocha hail Super Eagles despite loss

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, has commended the team and urged Coach Gernot Rohr to build for better days after their heartbreaking exit from the Russia 2018 World Cup on Tuesday.

Odion Ighalo: Iceland game will be different from Croatia

Super Eagles forward Odion Ighalo has said in an interview today that their second group game against Iceland in the on going Russia 2018 World Cup will be different from Croatia one.

Odion Ighalo: Super Eagles didn’t create enough chances against Croatia

Changchun Yatai striker Odion Ighalo is hopeful the Super Eagles will correct their mistakes and bounce back from their 2-0 opening day defeat to Croatia at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

NFF, FIFA celebrate Ighalo as he clocks 29

The Nigeria Football Federation and World football governing body, FIFA, have sent birthday wishes to Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo, who clocked 29 on Saturday.

Ola Aina, Mikel Agu on standby as Super Eagles name final 23 for World...

Nigeria have named a final 23-man squad for the World Cup with Chelsea defender Ola Aina and Mikel Agu from FC Porto placed on standby.

Odion Ighalo confident Super Eagles can beat England’s familiar faces

Changchun Yatai striker Odion Ighalo has expressed confidence that the Super Eagles can defeat England in Saturday’s pre-World Cup friendly at Wembley Stadium.

Victor Moses, Mikel Obi and Odion Ighalo to return for England friendly

Victor Moses, Mikel John Obi and Odion Ighalo are likely to be in the Nigeria line-up to face England in a World Cup warm-up match this weekend, coach Gernot Rohr said.

Daniel Amokachi: Nigeria need more than Odion Ighalo in Russia

Former Nigeria forward Daniel Amokachi has pointed at Nigeria's weak area which needs to be worked on going to the 2018 Fifa World Cup in Russia.

World Cup: Mikel Obi, Odion Ighalo, others react to Super Eagles list

Rohr on Monday released a 30- man provisional list with a surprise inclusion of Nigeria Premier League highest goal scorer, Junior Lokosa.

World Cup: Kano Pillars’ Junior Lokosa in as Gernot Rohr names Super Eagles’ provisional...

Kano Pillars’ Junior Lokosa, who has a knack to score at least a goal in every two matches, is among the 30 players listed by Super Eagles’ manager Gernot Rohr in Nigeria’s provisional list for the Russia 2018 World Cup.

Odion Ighalo scores seventh goal of season in Changchun Yatai home win

Super Eagles forward Odion Ighalo scored a brace as Changchun Yatai pipped Shanghai SIPG 2-1 at home in a Chinese Super League game Sunday morning (Nigerian time), thus taking his season’s haul to seven goals.

Odion Ighalo: I’m working to have perfect finish

Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo said he was working to have a perfect finish to his game after he scored four goals in his club, Changchun Yatai’s 5-2 away win at Guizhou Hengfeng.

Odion Ighalo: My four goals so special because I have been unlucky this season

Odion Ighalo has said he is excited to score four goals for his Chinese Super League club Changchun Yatai after being “unlucky” in front of goal this season

CSL: Odion Ighalo nets four goals in Changchun Yatai win

Odion Ighalo scored four goals for Changchun Yatai in their Saturday’s 5-2 away win at Guizhou Hengfeng in the Chinese Super League.

Odion Ighalo misses penalty as Changchun Yatai lose at home

Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo missed from the penalty spot as his club Changchun Yatai continued to look for their first league win of the new season following their dramatic 2-1 home loss to Guangzhou R and F on Saturday.

Odion Ighalo: African players should storm China for money

Former Watford striker Odion Ighalo has been pleasantly surprised by the quality of football in China and says that he would encourage other players to make the move, Hertfordshire Mercury reports.

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