The club is also close to completing the signing of Belgian centre-back Christian Kabasele from Genk, according to Sky sources.
BREAKING: Sky sources: Watford have rejected £37.5m bid from Shanghai SIPG for Odion Ighalo https://t.co/TqJ5jBhj2b https://t.co/9TJNLq3wuk— Sky Sports News HQ (@SkySportsNewsHQ) July 1, 2016
Big spending Chinese outfit Shanghai SIPG are making plenty of noise this summer. They completed the signing of Hulk for £46.2m from Zenit yesterday and today [01 Jul] they’ve had a bid of £37.5m rejected for Odion Ighalo.
And Premier League clubs have been warned no player is out of the reach of the Chinese Super League.