The 31 years old Nigerian professionall star Odion Jude Ighalo is a professional footballer who plays as a striker for the Saudi Arabian Football club Al Shabab. Before retiring from international duty, Ighalo also played for the Nigerian national football team, also known as Super Eagles.
Although he was reportedly born in Lagos state, Odion Ighalo is proudly an Esan man by tribe and hails from Edo State, in the South-Southern region of Nigeria.
The Saudi Arabia based Nigerian international Footballer took to his official page on social media to wish his muslim fans "Ramadan Kareem", and his post got reactions online.
Before moving to Al Shabab, Ighalo completed a one year loan deal at the English Premier League Club, Manchester United. This saw the talented African star become the first Nigerian player, and only the seventh African, to join the premier league club giants.
The Arabic phrase "Ramadan Kareem" is a popular term Muslims use to greet each other during the month of Ramadan. In English language, the phrase translates ''a blessed and generous month to you''.
Content created and supplied by: Ginafred (via Opera News )
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform See More