sport news Odion Ighalo seals deadline day loan move

FINALLY land a new striker after sealing £3m loan deal for Shanghai Shenhua star Odion Ighalo... and Red Devils will pay a third of his £300,000 a week wages after giving up on Josh King when Bournemouth asked for £40MILLION! will pay just a third of Odion Ighalo's £300,000-a-week wage The striker is on the verge of signing for United on a season-long deal United will pay Shanghai Shenhua a loan fee of between £2m and £4m for Ighalo They initially wanted Josh King but were quoted £40m by Bournemouth

By Adrian Kajumba and Simon Jones for MailOnline and Sami Mokbel for MailOnline

Published: 16:44 GMT, 31 January 2020 | Updated: 00:10 GMT, 1 February 2020

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have completed the £3million loan signing of Odion Ighalo - but the deal does not include an option to buy.

Ighalo will travel back from China in the next few days. United see him as a short-term fix to striker problems exacerbated by Marcus Rashford's back fracture, and good value for six months. 

Sportsmail understand they beat Spurs to his signature with Jose Mourinho trying to solve his own striker crisis at the last minute.

Odion Ighalo has completed his £3m season-long loan move to Manchester United

Odion Ighalo has completed his £3m season-long loan move to  

United will pay between £100,000 towards his mammoth £300,000-a-week earnings

United will pay between £100,000 towards his mammoth £300,000-a-week earnings

The former Watford striker will travel back from China over the next few days

The former Watford striker will travel back from China over the next few days

United are set to pay just a third of Odion Ighalo's mammoth wages during his time at Old Trafford.

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