“I am a big fan of former Man Utd striker Ighalo” – Premier League striker admits

New Watford striker Emmanuel Dennis has claimed he’s a big fan of former Manchester United striker Odion Ighalo.

He said: “I am a big fan of him [Ighalo], he’s like a big bro to all Nigerians so I watched him play here, he scored a lot of goals and I played against him in the Europa League against Manchester United.

“I also met him after the game, we spoke together and it was a really big inspiration.

“I also spoke to him while here and he was like I am happy you are here, you gonna love this place, people are nice and just play your football and you will enjoy everything around.”