Former Super Eagles Coach Sunday Oliseh has chosen to identify with Watford striker Odion Ighalo who at the moment is mourning his late father who passed on Monday morning.
Ighalo broke sad news of his father’s death on Monday as he revealed that he passed away in the early hours of the day and ever since it has been tribute galore for the late Peter Ighalo.
Oliseh prayed for Ighalo to have the strength to bear this loss even as he described the 26-year old as a good fella to work with.
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My most sincere condolences to Odion Ighalo on the death of his father.Join me in wishing him God’s support.such a nice fella to work with!
— Sunday Oliseh (@SundayOOliseh) April 25, 2016
Ighalo who was in action for his club on Sunday in Wembley told thenff.com that his father complained of being weak only two days ago and was treated, but passed on some minutes after 2am on Monday.
“I’m short of words at this moment. I can’t believe my dad is no more. I spoke to him on Saturday and he prayed for me. I never knew that would be the last time we would have a father-and-son conversation. I’m going to miss him a great deal because he has been the greatest motivator for me in my career.”Ighalo stated