Osimhen: Ighalo Free To Make Super Eagles Return


Victor Osimhen says he will gladly welcome Odion Ighalo back to the national team amid reports that the latter is considering a return to International football.

Ighalo retired from the Super Eagles after the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.

He was top scorer at the competition with five goals, with the West Africans finishing in third position.

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The Manchester United recently stated that he is considering a return to the Super Eagles and Osimhen has no qualms with his planned comeback.

“He is always welcome, he contributed a lot for the National team and even at the Afcon in 2019, whether I am playing or I’m on the bench, watching him from the side will also help me learn a lot from him. I have no problem with it at all,” Osimhen told ojbsport.com.

“Ighalo is a very good forward and inspirational player, not just for Nigeria but…

Source: Complete Sports