Ighalo will score in FIFA Club world cup final – Coach Bala predicts
Niger Tornadoes Head Coach Bala Mohammed has predicted that compatriot Odion Ighalo will score in the FIFA Club World Cup final on Saturday.
Ighalo’s club Al Hilal will face European giants Real Madrid in the final of the Club World Cup taking place Morroco.
Al Hilal defeated Brazil’s Flamengo to reach the final while Real Madrid Brushed Aside Al Ahly To Book the World Club Cup Final Place on Wednesday night.
”I watched the semi-final game against Flamengo, and I was impressed with Ighalo’s game, ” Coach Bala said as per SPORTS BRIEF.
” I am happy that his club are now in the final and the best thing is for him to score against Real Madrid.
” I know he will (score) because he always delivers when you need him, and I will also speak with him and boost his morale because he is like a son to me.’ the experienced gaffer said.
Ighalo has not scored in the tournament this year, but could still get the nod to lead the Asian clubs attack vs Madrid.
A win for Al Hilal will be the first for an Asian representative while Real Madrid is aiming for a 5th FIFA Club World Cup title.