AFCON Golden Boot Ighalo retires from international football

2019-07-23 09:18

Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo announced on Saturday his retirement from international football after winning the Golden Boot at the Africa Cup of Nations.

Ighalo boosts Golden Boot hopes as Nigeria finish third

2019-07-18 06:36

Odion Ighalo boosted his chances of winning the Golden Boot at the Africa Cup of Nations after he netted Nigeria's winner to ensure his side third place.

Nigerian goal poacher Ighalo could burst Bafana bubble

2019-07-09 07:24

Odion Ighalo could be the Nigerian who bursts the Bafana Bafana bubble when the countries clash on Wednesday in the AFCON quarter-final.

Super Eagles replace injured Ighalo with Onyekuru for Bafana

2018-11-08 13:35

Nigeria have replaced injured striker Odion Ighalo with Galatasaray forward Henry Onyekuru for an upcoming 2019 AFCON qualifier against South Africa.

Deeney: We won't let Ighalo forget that miss

2016-09-19 09:46

Watford captain Troy Deeney was understandably thrilled with his team's effort as they ran out 3-1 winners against Manchester United.

Obi dreaming of Ighalo partnership

2016-06-15 20:30

Watford youngster Ogo Obi hopes to emulate compatriot Odion Ighalo and play alongside the Nigerian striker in the Premier League.

Watford still backing goal-shy duo

2016-04-15 11:39

Watford strikers Troy Deeney and Odion Ighalo still have the backing of manager Quique Sanchez Flores despite their lack of goals.

Siasia unfazed by Ighalo's goal drought

2016-03-10 15:15

Nigeria interim manager Samson Siasia has played down Odion Ighalo's recent lack of goals in the EPL.

Watford down Newcastle

2016-01-23 20:44

Second half goals from Odion Ighalo and Craig Cathcart helped Watford to a victory over Newcastle.

Watford embarrass lacklustre Liverpool

2015-12-20 17:46

Adam Bogdan's embarrassing blunder cost Liverpool dearly as Watford swept to their first win over the Reds in 29 years.


AFCON 2019 Golden Boot winner Ighalo retires

2019-07-20 12:44

Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo has announced his retirement from international football after winning the Golden Boot at the Africa Cup of Nations.

Ighalo puts title ahead of golden boot after silencing critics

2019-07-09 14:29

Odion Ighalo insisted that team success is far more important than personal accolades with his goals the driving Nigeria's run to the quarter-finals in Egypt.

Sub Ighalo snatches Nigeria winner against Burundi

2019-06-22 21:36

Odion Ighalo came off the bench to score the goal that gave former champions Nigeria a victory over stubborn minnows Burundi.

Obuh: Ighalo struggles could impact Nigeria future

2017-01-24 16:44

Former Nigeria under 20 coach John Obuh is concerned that Odion Ighalo's struggles at Watford could affect his international future.

Ighalo pens new Watford deal

2016-08-11 22:21

Watford's Nigerian striker Odion Ighalo has signed a new five-year contract at Vicarage Road, the Premier League club has announced.

Ighalo happy to stay at Watford

2016-05-20 08:07

Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo hopes to remain at Watford next season, saying he is "happy to stay if they want me to stay".

Watford boss toasts 'telepathic' Deeney and Ighalo

2016-03-14 21:44

Watford manager Quique Sanchez Flores has hailed his "amazing couple" Troy Deeney and Odion Ighalo's partnership.

Watford held at home by Bournemouth

2016-02-27 20:10

Bournemouth have edged further away from the Premier League relegation zone following a draw at Watford.

Ighalo, Flores bag monthly awards

2016-01-15 12:15

Odion Ighalo was named the EPL's player of the month for December while Quique Sanchez Flores bagged the managerial award.

Ighalo brace sees Watford home

2015-10-31 19:24

Odion Ighalo scored twice as Watford beat 10-man West Ham United 2-0 at Vicarage Road on Saturday.

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