“The performances of Ighalo have been amazing. That is in the year – not just this season,”Flores told The Sun of Ighalo who bagged 26 goals in this outgoing calendar year — more than any other player in England.
“He is individually a good player. But if he scores or plays well, it is because he is playing with other quality,”Flores was quoted via The Sun.
Flores also revealed that he is keen to keep his side’s focused ahead of his team’s tricky fixtures in the coming weeks.
Currently seventh on the log, Watford hosts Liverpool next weekend before traveling across London to face Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.
“We are just thinking about the next match and see what happens.
“We have no other distractions — we don’t have to think about other targets.
“Since the beginning, we have tried to avoid the idea of relegation because that kind of narrative can eliminate the confidence of the players.
“We are always working hard, we are working in a positive atmosphere.
“That’s why I think the players have high confidence and they can show everyone that they are working very well.”