Ighalo Wins CSL Player Of The Month Award For April

Changchun Yatai striker, Odion Ighalo has been named the Chinese Super League player for the month of April.

The Super Eagles striker celebrated his April award by retweeting his official fans congratulatory message via @judeighalofans on Wednesday.

“Best Player Of The Month Of April!!! Congratulations Odion Ighalo!!!!!!,” reads the tweet with a picture of the Nigeria international posing with the award.

Ighalo scored six goals in the month of April to win the award.

The former Watford striker has netted seven times in 10 CSL games this season and is expected to feature for Changchun Yatai when they host Beijing Guoan in Saturday’s Chinese Super League clash.

Ighalo is also listed in Nigeria’s 30 man provisional squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Ighalo Makes Chinese Super League Team Of The Week

Super Eagles’ and Changchun Yatai striker, Odion Jude Ighalo was included in the Chinese Super League Team of the Week for match day 7 after his stellar performance for Yatai in their 5-2 thumping of Guizhou Hengfeng.

The former Watford striker, who equaled the record for the most goals scored in a single CSL match as he netted four goals over the weekend, joins the likes of former EPL stars Graziano Pelle and Oscar in the team of the week.

Ighalo had a perfect game rating of 10.0, scoring four from his four shots in the game. He also completed 63% of his passes, winning 1 penalty and four duels.

Ighalo now has 5 league goals after 7 games, 4 behind Lei Wu who has 9 goals from the same number of matches.