Nigerian footballer, Odion Ighalo is full of joy after he scored in front of his mom as she watched him play live for the first time in his professional career, describing the moment as one of the “happiest day” of his life.
The former Manchester United striker, who currently plays for Al Shabab in Saudi Arabia, had his mom and two other family members in the stand to watch him play as they thrashed Al Ain 5-1 at home on Wednesday. In the match, Ighalo scored a goal and provided an assist.
He shared the video of himself celebrating his goal in front of his mom, who also joined in the celebration.
“For The First Time Since 16 years Of My Professional Career, Mama Was Able To Watch Me Play Live In The Stadium, One Of The Happiest Day Of My Life, ” the footballer wrote in his caption.”
Watch the video below…