Odion Ighalo credits David de Gea, Sergio Romero and Juan Mata, three “brothers” for helping him settle in Manchester United
- Odion Ighalo joined Manchester United on loan from China in January
- Ighalo has scored four goals in three starts since joining the Red Devils
- Attacker assigns three “brothers” to United for helping him settle
Odion Ighalo thanked his three “brothers” from Manchester United for helping him settle in after arriving on loan in January.
Ighalo has scored four goals in three starts since joining Shanghai Greenland Shenhua.
The 30-year-old forward credits goalkeepers David de Gea and Sergio Romero and midfielder Juan Mata for helping to ease the transition to the Premier League.
Odion Ighalo is satisfied with how he has settled at Manchester United since joining
“I have a lot of guys out there who helped me. The guys in the locker room are very good guys, ‘
“The first time I ever set foot in this locker room – wow. There were two or three players who took me and made me feel comfortable and comfortable.
“After two or three days, we started to live like brothers, like I had been there for five years, laughing together and making jokes together.
“Especially Juan Mata, De Gea and the other goalkeeper Romero, because they speak Spanish and I speak Spanish. “
Ighalo credited three “brothers”, including Juan Mata for helping him find his feet