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‘It’s a dream come true’: Odion Ighalo opens up about his love for since he was a kid growing up in Nigeria as he speaks for the first time since arriving in the UK following deadline day move Odion Ighalo described his move to as a 'dream come true' The striker completed a loan move until the end of the season on deadline day  The 30-year-old signed for the club from Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua  United will hope Ighalo can start quickly after again failing to score vs Wolves 

By Cian Cheesbrough For Mailonline

Published: 14:41 GMT, 2 February 2020 | Updated: 14:43 GMT, 2 February 2020

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Odion Ighalo described his move to as a 'dream come true' as he arrived in the UK after signing for the club on loan until the end of the season.

The 30-year-old striker sealed a shock loan move to the Red Devils from Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua in the closing moments of the transfer window on Friday.

The move came as a surprise to many in the footballing world, but after arriving into the city's airport the Nigerian opened up on his long-standing love for the club and excitement about what lies ahead.

Odion Ighalo described his loan move to Manchester United as a 'dream come true'

Odion Ighalo described his loan move to as a 'dream come true'

'Its been crazy. Obviously I am happy to be in Manchester and this is a great opportunity for me', Ighalo told Sky Sports News.

'And I’m grateful to god, my agent and the coach that gave me this opportunity to be here. I’m happy to be here to work hard with the team and finish very well this season.

'It’s a dream come true because since I was a kid I have

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