Aneke told Nettavisen: “We are nearing an agreement with Manchester United on an extended loan. “The agreement will mean that Ighalo will remain with them until January 2021.” Ighalo swapped the Chinese Super League for the Premier League in a shock deadline day loan deal back in January. And it is understood Ighalo took a 40 percent pay-cut on his £300,000-a-week wages in China to make his dream switch happen. read also:Man Utd yet to agree on new Ighalo deal He scored four goals in eight games before the season was suspended amid the coronavirus pandemic – leaving his loan contract to run out. The Nigerian made a personal plea to Shanghai Shenhua to let him finish the season at Old Trafford, before returning to China, and it appears his wishes have been met. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Loading… Odion Ighalo has “agreed” a loan extension with Manchester United until the end of January. Odion Ighalo is edging ever closer to agreeing an extension to his time at Manchester United The agreement with his parent club Shanghai Shenhua officially expired on Sunday night, and it appeared as though United had failed in a bid to keep the striker at the club. But according to The Telegraph, both sides have now come to an agreement for the 30-year-old to stay in Manchester until the new year. The deal is said to be awaiting confirmation by the FA before it is registered. It is claimed Ighalo will then discuss a new contract with Shanghai Shenhua once he returns in 2021. The news comes after his agent Atta Aneke confirmed talks were in place for the ex-Watford man to remain at Old Trafford.Advertisement Promoted ContentAll Who Were Alive In The 1980’s Will Get Shivers When See ThisWhat Happens To Your Brain When You Play Too Much Video Games?Couples Who Celebrated Their Union In A Unique, Unforgettable Way2020 Tattoo Trends: Here’s What You’ll See This YearWhy Do So Many Digital Assistants Have Feminine Names & Voices?Who Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?Top 10 Tiniest Phones Ever Made6 Incredibly Strange Facts About HurricanesInsane 3D Spraying Skills Turn In Incredible Street ArtCan Playing Too Many Video Games Hurt Your Body?9 Facts You Should Know Before Getting A TattooWho’s The Best Car Manufacturer Of All Time?