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Ighalo joins Shanghai Shenhua from Yatai

Ighalo moves to Shanghai

Ighalo joins Shanghai Shenhua from fellow Chinese side

Odion Ighalo has completed a move to Shanghai Shenhua from fellow Chinese side Changchun Yatai.

The Super Eagles forward was earlier linked with a move back to Europe – with Barcelona one of the major teams said to be interested in his service, but early Thursday morning, Shanghai Shenhua announced the acquisition of the former Watford player.

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Meanwhile, the amount involved in the deal and the duration were not stated in the tweet by Shanghai.

Ighalo, who scored a total of 36 goals in 55 appearances for Yatai will now have to work with erstwhile manager at Watford Sanches Flores.

Interestingly, Obafemi Martins a former Nigeria international played for Shanghai from 2016 up until June last year.

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