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Odion Ighalo

Born: June 16, 1989 (age 29)

Height: 6'2" (188cm)
Weight: 11st 7lb (73kg)

Hometown: Lagos, Nigeria
Nationality: Nigeria Nigerian

Position: Striker
Odion Ighalo of Watford in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Southampton at Vicarage Road on August 23, 2015
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Career History
Senior2008-2014Udinese
→ 2009-2010Granada (loan)
→ 2010Cesena (loan)
→ 2011-2014Granada (loan)
→ 2014Watford (loan)
2014-2017Watford
International2015-Nigeria
Sports Mole has 384 articles about Odion Ighalo. Articles 1 to 40:
Argentina's Lionel Messi in action against Nigeria on June 26, 2018
Result: Argentina scrape through to last 16 of World Cup with late victory
Marcos Rojo scores a late volley as Argentina scrape into the last 16 of the World Cup with a 2-1 win over Nigeria.
Jun 26, 20:54
Argentina's Lionel Messi during the match against Croatia on June 21, 2018
Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo: 'Argentina match will be a war'
Odion Ighalo anticipates "a very tough game" when Nigeria face Argentina, but is confident of picking up the result that seals a place in the last 16 of the World Cup.
Jun 24, 17:55
The Nigerian team lines up ahead of the World Cup warm-up match with England at Wembley on June 2, 2018
Team News: Nigeria draft in Kenneth Omeruo, Kelechi Iheanacho against Iceland
Kenneth Omeruo replaces Odion Ighalo in Nigeria's attack for their World Cup clash with Iceland.
Jun 22, 14:56
Alfred Finnbogason celebrates with teammates after equalising during the World Cup group game between Argentina and Iceland on June 16, 2018
Preview: Nigeria vs. Iceland - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides team news, predicted XIs and a full match preview for the World Cup Group D clash between Nigeria and Iceland in Volgograd.
Jun 21, 12:29
John Stones in action with Odion Ighalo during the international friendly between England and Nigeria at Wembley on June 2, 2018
Team News: Odion Ighalo leads line for Nigeria against Croatia
Former Watford striker Odion Ighalo leads the line for Nigeria's 2018 World Cup opener against Croatia in Kaliningrad.
Jun 16, 19:03
Croatia manager Zlatko Dalic on November 9, 2017
Preview: Croatia vs. Nigeria - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted XIs, team news and a full match preview for the World Cup Group D clash between Croatia and Nigeria at the Kaliningrad Stadium.
Jun 14, 12:41
Harry Kane scores the second during the international friendly between England and Nigeria at Wembley on June 2, 2018
Result: Harry Kane fires England past Nigeria in World Cup warm-up match
England hold off a second-half fightback to beat Nigeria 2-1 at Wembley in their penultimate match before the 2018 World Cup.
Jun 2, 19:11
England manager Gareth Southgate watches on during training ahead of the 2018 World Cup
Team News: Raheem Sterling, Gary Cahill feature in England XI
Gary Cahill and Raheem Sterling are both handed starts in England's friendly international with Nigeria at Wembley Stadium.
Jun 2, 16:18
Interim England manager Gareth Southgate on the touchline during the international friendly with Spain at Wembley on November 15, 2016
Preview: England vs. Nigeria - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted lineups, team news and a full match preview of Saturday's World Cup warm-up between England and Nigeria.
May 31, 13:06
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Nigeria announce preliminary 2018 World Cup squad
Nigeria head coach Gernot Rohr names a provisional 30-man squad ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russia which features Arsenal's Alex Iwobi and Chelsea's Victor Moses.
May 15, 19:26
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Report: Odion Ighalo interested in potential Premier League return
Former Watford striker Odion Ighalo is reportedly willing to listen to offers from Premier League clubs regarding a potential return to the English top flight.
Jan 11, 21:12
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Stoke City, Everton interested in signing Odion Ighalo?
Four Premier League clubs including Stoke City and Everton are allegedly interested in signing former Watford striker Odion Ighalo.
Nov 23, 16:13
Jack Wilshere in action during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on October 22, 2017
Odion Ighalo: 'Jack Wilshere should leave Arsenal'
Former Watford striker Odion Ighalo urges Jack Wilshere to leave Arsenal in order to win back his place in the England squad ahead of next summer's World Cup.
Nov 16, 21:52
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Odion Ighalo: 'I wanted to stay in the Premier League'
Odion Ighalo admits that his first choice was to stay in the Premier League, but Watford's "demands" were only met by Chinese club Changchun Yatai.
Feb 5, 11:27
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Watford confirm Odion Ighalo exit for China
Watford announce that Odion Ighalo has completed a move to Chinese side Changchun Yatai.
Jan 31, 19:15
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Odion Ighalo 'undergoing medical ahead of China move'
Watford striker Odion Ighalo is reportedly undergoing a medical ahead of his proposed move to Chinese Super League side Changchun Yatai.
Jan 31, 15:11
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Watford's Odion Ighalo 'closing in on China move'
A report claims that Watford striker Odion Ighalo is close to making a move to the Chinese Super League, with Chongchun Yatai the 27-year-old's destination.
Jan 30, 14:06
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Walter Mazzarri confirms offers for Watford striker Odion Ighalo
Watford manager Walter Mazzarri confirms that the Hornets have received offers for striker Odion Ighalo.
Jan 27, 16:56
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Shanghai Shenhua 'want Odion Ighalo'
A report claims that Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua will step up their efforts to sign Watford striker Odion Ighalo.
Jan 25, 15:50
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Watford sign Mauro Zarate from Fiorentina
Watford complete the signing of Argentine attacker Mauro Zarate from Fiorentina on a two-and-a-half year contract.
Jan 25, 15:08
Baggies boss Tony Pulis reacts on September 10, 2016
Tony Pulis wants 'new striker, centre-back'
West Bromwich Albion manager Tony Pulis is reportedly targeting a new striker and a new centre-back in the final week of the transfer market.
Jan 23, 15:24
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Watford reject two Odion Ighalo bids?
Watford reportedly turn down two bids from West Bromwich Albion for striker Odion Ighalo.
Jan 21, 13:54
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Report: West Bromwich Albion in talks with Watford to sign Odion Ighalo
West Bromwich Albion reportedly begin talks with Watford over the potential signing of Odion Ighalo.
Jan 19, 10:41
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Watford plan move for Fiorentina striker Mauro Zarate?
Watford are reportedly considering a move for former West Ham United and Queens Park Rangers forward Mauro Zarate, who now plays for Fiorentina.
Jan 17, 16:56
Watford manager Walter Mazzarri has been in trapped that lamp so long, he's bent out of all recognition
Team News: Heurelho Gomes returns to much-changed Watford side for Middlesbrough clash
Watford and Middlesbrough make five changes apiece ahead of Saturday afternoon's Premier League clash at Vicarage Road.
Jan 14, 14:05
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Shanghai Shenhua consider move for Watford striker Odion Ighalo?
Chinese Super League club Shanghai Shenhua are reportedly planning a January move for Watford striker Odion Ighalo.
Jan 5, 15:31
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Ryan Shawcross, Peter Crouch net in Stoke City win
Stoke City end a run of five games without success in the Premier League as they record a 2-0 win over Watford.
Jan 3, 21:58
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Team News: Marko Arnautovic, Jonathan Walters return to Stoke City XI
Marko Arnautovic and Jonathan Walters return to the Stoke City team for Tuesday's Premier League clash at home to Watford.
Jan 3, 19:12
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes watches on during his side's Premier League clash with Liverpool at Anfield on December 27, 2016
Live Commentary: Stoke City 2-0 Watford - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Stoke City's 2-0 victory over Watford in the Premier League.
Jan 3, 19:00
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Team News: Abdoulaye Doucoure makes Premier League debut for Watford
Abdoulaye Doucoure makes his first Premier League start for Watford as they host Tottenham Hotspur at Vicarage Road on New Year's Day.
Jan 1, 12:41
A beaming Sam Allardyce on September 6, 2016
Result: Sam Allardyce's reign at Crystal Palace starts with draw
A second-half penalty from Troy Deeney earns Watford a share of the spoils against Crystal Palace at Vicarage Road.
Dec 26, 14:26
A beaming Sam Allardyce on September 6, 2016
Live Commentary: Watford 1-1 Crystal Palace - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Watford's 1-1 draw with Crystal Palace in the Premier League.
Dec 26, 11:30
Manchester City playmaker David Silva in action during his side's Premier League clash with Sunderland at the Etihad Stadium on August 13, 2016
Result: Manchester City respond to Leicester City shock with triumph over Watford
Pablo Zabaleta and David Silva score as Manchester City recover from back-to-back defeats to overcome Watford 2-0 at the Etihad Stadium.
Dec 14, 21:54
Nolito tussles with Stuart Armstrong during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Team News: Manchester City recall Nolito for Watford clash
Nolito returns to Manchester City's starting lineup for the visit of Watford to the Etihad Stadium.
Dec 14, 19:21
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Odion Ighalo wants John Obi Mikel to join him at Watford
Watford striker Odion Ighalo calls on his club to move for Chelsea midfielder and fellow Nigerian John Obi Mikel in the January transfer window.
Dec 9, 17:12
Watford goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes in action during his side's Premier League clash with Liverpool at Anfield on November 6, 2016
Result: Stoke City narrow winners at Watford
Stoke City move into 10th position in the Premier League table courtesy of a 1-0 win over Watford at Vicarage Road on Sunday afternoon.
Nov 27, 13:57
Walter Mazzarri manager of Watford during the Premier League match between Southampton and Watford at St Mary's Stadium on August 13, 2016
Team News: Danny Drinkwater fit to start against Watford
Danny Drinkwater is passed fit to start in Leicester City's trip to Watford this afternoon.
Nov 19, 14:09
James Milner of Liverpool during the Premier League clash with Hull City at Anfield on September 24, 2016
Team News: James Milner back for Liverpool
James Milner returns for Liverpool as they welcome Watford to Anfield.
Nov 6, 13:18
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp serves up some side-eye on September 24, 2016
Live Commentary: Liverpool 6-1 Watford - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Liverpool's 6-1 victory over Watford in the Premier League.
Nov 6, 13:15
Hull City manager Mike Phelan looks on before his side's 6-1 drubbing at the hands of Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium on October 15, 2016
Result: Hull City slump to sixth straight Premier League defeat at Watford
Michael Dawson's 82nd-minute own goal condemns Hull City to their sixth consecutive Premier League defeat as Watford run out 1-0 winners at Vicarage Road.
Oct 29, 17:18

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