Nigeria Ighalo Named chinese player of the week.

The 29-year-old completed four take-ons, a

joint game-high, the same number as

compatriot Sone Aluko and Fredy Guarín.

Former Watford star Odion Ighalo has been

selected in the Chinese Super League Team of

the Week for game week four by

Whoscored.com.

(SportyLeagues)

The Nigeria international netted his first ever

brace for Shanghai Shenhua as they

registered a 5-1 rout of Sone Aluko’s Beijing

Renhe at the Hongkou Stadium (Shanghai) on

Sunday.

In a 4-4-2 formation, Ighalo was partnered in

attack by Shanghai Shenhua teammate

Giovanni Moreno, who opened the scoring in

the comprehensive win against Beijing

Renhe.

With a rating of 9.84, the Africa Cup of

Nations qualifiers top scorer was the best

rated player in the Team of the Week and was

named Player of the Week as a result.

Ighalo had a game-high six shots against

Beijing Renhe, of which three were on target;

made two key passes and had a passing

accuracy of 77.8.

The 29-year-old completed four take-ons, a

joint game-high, the same number as

compatriot Sone Aluko and Fredy Guarín.

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