Who is Odion Ighalo?
Odion Ighalo is a footballer from Nigeria who currently plays on loan for Manchester United as a striker, the English Premier League team.
In 2019, the top Nigerian star, one of the most popular footballers to emerge in the country, retired from the international football team.
The young poor boy who played in the ghetto of one of the populous cities of Nigeria rose to become one of the brightest stars to come out of Africa.
What is Odion Ighalo’s Net Worth?
The net worth of Ighalo is estimated to be around $60 million at present. He was once the wealthiest footballer in the world.
What is Odion Ighalo’s salary?
His contract agreement, signed with the new Chinese super league squad, was unveiled by a source at Shanghai Greenland Shenhua. His contract arrangement with the Chinese team made him the world’s wealthiest footballer. He was earning a weekly £400,000.
He returned to the Premier league in 2020 and signed for Manchester United. He would bag £8,000 any time he scores, £9,000 for any game he is interested in and £3,000 for drawing, according to details. The sources also revealed that if Manchester United managed to qualify for the Champions League next year, he would receive extra bonus money.
At Manchester United, Ighalo’s estimated weekly wage is £180,000.
Odion Ighalo endorsements
In the matches, Ighalo endorses Nike and wears Nike Mercurial Superfly VII Elite boots. He also has an endorsement deal with Multichoice Nigeria.
Personal life of Odion Ighalo, Wife, Relationship
Sonia Ighalo is married to Ighalo. A couple who have been married since 2009 and have three children now.
Charity works of Odion Ighalo
In 2017, Ighalo set up an orphanage house with as much as £ 1 million built. In Ijagun, a suburban town in Lagos, marred by poverty, the orphanage is situated.
Odion Ighalo’s car collection
Odion Ighalo has some luxury car collection including Range Rover, BMW, Mercedes luxury car products.