• Odion Ighalo must accept benching against Leicester City

    Odion Ighalo must accept benching against Leicester City

    Watford boss Walter Mazzarri has told Odion Ighalo to accept his decision to drop him from his starting lineup and be ready for the next time he is called upon.

    The Nigeria international became a sought-after commodity after bagging 17 goals for the Hornets last season but he has managed just two so far in the current campaign.

    Ighalo struck against Premier League rivals West Ham in September having opened his account for the season in the EFL Cup win over Gillingham.

    But […]

  • Odion Ighalo To Faces Two  Year Jail Term And €3000 Fine For Alleged Bribery Scandal

    Odion Ighalo To Faces Two Year Jail Term And €3000 Fine For Alleged Bribery Scandal

    According to reports from top Spanish paper, Marca, Super Eagles/Watford striker Odion Ighalo and 93 others including his ex-Granada teammate, Diego Buonanotte might face a two-year jail term after facts emerged he was involved in a bribery scandal while he played with Granada in Spain.

    According to the report, Ighalo and 93 others bribed their way through driving tests in 2012 and 2013 as they hired someone to sit for exams and the striker potentially faces a jail term of 2 […]

  • Watford reject N14bn Shanghai offer for their striker, Odion Ighalo

    Watford reject N14bn Shanghai offer for their striker, Odion Ighalo

    Watford have turned down a £38 million (N14 billion) offer for their striker, Odion Ighalo, from the free-spending Shanghai SIPG.

    The Chinese club broke their transfer record this week when they signed Hulk from Zenit St Petersburg for £46.1 million but they are unlikely to add Ighalo to their squad after Watford’s refusal to even consider the offer.

    Ighalo scored 17 goals in 42 appearances last season and has been linked with a move away from the club but the owner, Giampaolo […]