Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs has given reasons why Odion Ighalo is different from other Red Devils strikers.
United and Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua reached an agreement to extend Ighalo’s contract until January 2021 earlier this week.
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And Giggs who expressed delight that Ighalo will remain for one more season, says the former Nigeria international gives Solskjaer a genuine centre forward presence the rest of his strikers lack.
“He’s different, he’s a centre forward where as the other players can play out wide,” Giggs was quoted in Sky Sports.
“He gives you something extra off the bench when he’s not starting. Centre forwards always want to score goals, he’s done that everywhere he has gone.
“It’s positive that he is able to stay because he has done well. He makes an impact when he’s on the pitch.”
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Source: Complete Sports