OYOGist.com has learned that an Ex-Super Eagles legendary striker, Daniel Amokachi, has advised Manchester United loanee Odhion Ighalo to abandon Manchester United and accept the £400,000 (about N19Omillion) a week contract offer to move back to his chineese super league parent club shangai shenhua.
Amokachi said Ighalo has to understand That as an African Footballer, getting such an attractive deal would help in cementing his status as one of the best strikers in the world which he is proving currently on loan at Manchester United.
He also lavished praise on Ighalo for taking such a bold step to accept a pay-cut to play for Manchester united, he said putting every distraction behind him to play for his boy-hood dream club was a very noble decision.
Amokachi then went on by saying The offer from the chineese club is a very tempting one, which proves that the Super Eagles striker still has much to offer In his career.
“Ighalo should go back to China and accept the offer shangai shenhua Is offering.
“During my days in Football despite having the passion for the game, I Still aspired to earn attractive wages as an African Footballer coming from the streets of nigeria to play Football in europe.
“Also other top players across the world till This moment change clubs because of wage issues. Some are even lured to remain in their present clubs by increasing their wages. Football is big business; Ighalo should accept the offer and go back to china.”