- Odion Ighalo who currently plays for Al-Shabab FC of Saudi Arabia is said to be having a net worth of N16billion
- The Nigerian international has played for top football clubs in England, China, Italy, Spain as well as Saudi Arabia
- Ighalo who also owns several luxury cars will rather spend more money assisting the vulnerable as he opened an Orphanage Home
Al-Shabab of Saudi Arabia striker Odion Ighalo is reportedly having a net worth of N16billion according to the latest statistics by News24baze.
It was gathered that the former Nigerian international earned a weekly wage of 45,000 pounds per week (N21, 994,091) from 2014 to 2017 during his time with English club Watford.
Further reports claim that during his spell with Premier League giants Manchester United, Ighalo was paid 8,000 pounds every time he scored and 9,000 pounds for every game he is involved in, and 3,000 pounds for draws.
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His estimated weekly wage was 200,000 pounds per week at that time.
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Odion Ighalo’s big break
In 2017, the striker joined the Chinese club Changchun Yatai, and then moved on to the CSL giants Shanghai Greenland Shenhua two years later,.
And during the 2018/2019 season, the forward was heavily linked with Spanish club Barcelona, but he turned down the offer citing personal reasons.
Ighalo splashed a staggering N500 million on opening an Orphanage Home in 2017 at the Ijegun axis, where he was raised as a child.
Odion Ighalo’s cars
With his wealth, the 32-year-old has a number of exotic cars; although he is said to be prudent with the amount of money he spends on rides, Car Mart reports.
His efforts have shown that the player would rather commit more money to charity organizations, which is admirable.
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The AFCON 2019 highest goal scorer has not been spotted with too many cars, but he is said to own White Range Rover Velar, worth N50 million, and a Mercedes Benz G-wagon.
Odion Ighalo in December 2018 opened a mansion located in the luxury side of Lekki, Lagos.
Odion Ighalo seen wearing N300k worth bathrobe
Legit.ng earlier reported that Nigerian international Odion Ighalo is a man who lives a life of luxury and he was recently spotted donning a Versace Barocco trim bathrobe, Far Fetch reports.
A quick check on the piece shows the Al-Shabab striker must have spent $595 (about N300,000) on the bathrobe as he shared a clip of himself with the wear on his Instagram handle.
The black and gold cotton Barocco trim bathrobe from Versace Home features a wrap style front, long sleeves, a tie waist, front pockets, a relaxed fit and a monogram design.