Arsenal and Super Eagles legend, Kanu Nwankwo, has highlighted reasons Manchester United striker, Odion Ighalo, can replace former Red Devils star, Romelu Lukaku at Old Trafford.
According to Papillo as he’s being called, Ighalo is durable and can score goals, adding that his game will improve Man United.
Kanu share his view ahead of Man United’s Premier League tie with Chelsea on Monday night at Stamford Bridge.
“Yes, Odion Ighalo can replace Lukaku at Man United because he is strong and can score goals,” Kanu told Goal.
“What Ighalo needs is the service from his teammates.
“I am confident his game will improve United because the team has great players.
“He is a great player that you would not like to look down on him, even though he is playing in China.
“Man United believed in his ability, and that was why they signed him, and we have to respect their decision.
“I strongly feel he will deliver at the club if given a chance.”
Ighalo is on the verge to make his debut tonight against Manchester United’s rival, Chelsea