Saudi Kings Cup: Odion Ighalo scores as Al Hilal progress to semi final of the

Published on: 15 March 2023

Nigeria's Odion Jude Ighalo was on the score sheet in Al Hilal's cup tie win against Al Fateh FC in quarter final the Saudi Kings Cup on Tuesday, reports.

He scored the third goal for the Blues Eagles to seal the win in the 84th minutes.

Mohammed Kanno had put Al Hilal ahead in the 17th minute from the penalty spot, but Al Fateh equalised in the 27th minute.

Michael made sure his team started the second half with the lead as he scored two minutes into the half.

Before Ighalo crowned the win with a good strike six minutes to the end of the game.

After a pass from his teammate, the ex Super Eagles striker struck a shot close to the edge of the box that was too hot to handle for the goalkeeper.

Tuesday night goal is Ighalo's 18th in 22 matches this season all competitions.


By Uche Dozie