Ighalo Leads Watford To Germany

Ighalo Leads Watford To Germany

By Johnny Edward:

Super Eagles forward Odion Ighalo was part of the Watford squad that travelled to Germany on Monday for the second phase of their pre-season campaign, completesportsnigeria.com reports.

Ighalo who has so far scored three goals in two appearances for the Hornets in pre-season is expected to lead his side’s line when they face German fourth-tier side SC Verl on Wednesday at the Stadion an der Poststrade.

Watford will also face Bundesliga 2 sides Eintracht Braunschweig on Friday and SC Paderborn 07 (Benteler Arena onSunday) .

According to the club website Watford are also in talks to finalise a further friendly fixture during the trip, as their Premier League pre-season schedule takes shape.

Ighalo scored 20 goals in his first season at the club in the Championship.