Super Eagles of Nigeria star Odion Jude Ighalo was exceptional for Al Shabab football club on Friday evening, as he played a vital role in their 2-2 comeback draw against Al Ettifaq FC in the week 17 of the Saudi Arabia Pro League.
The former Manchester United football club of England star was given another starting role by his coach, following his outstanding performance for the club in their last game, and he was able to impress again.
Odion Ighalo started in the away team's attack alongside Hattan Bahebri and Brazilian star Carlos Carvalho and the trio were superb in the entertaining encounter.
Brazilian midfielder Sousa opened scoring for the home team in the 33rd minutes and Slovakian star Filip Kiss doubled the lead in the 37th minutes to end the first half 2-0.
Ahmed Sharahili made it 2-1 in the 60th minutes through a fine teamwork from Nigerian Odion Jude Ighalo and Fawaz Al Sagour, before Carlos Carvalho equalized in the 64th minutes to end the match in a 2-2 draw.
Odion Ighalo was fantastic for the away team throughout the entire duration of the game, and he was able to contribute to his team's two goals of the game.
The draw against Al Ettifaq FC has now taken Al Shabab football club to the second spot of the Saudi Arabia Pro League table with 33 points from 17 matches played.
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