Ideye did not know much about the goal he scored in the side’s 3-1 loss to Manchester City on Boxing Day
And Irvine managed to see the funny side of the goal.
“That’s a difficult skill. That takes a lot of practice,” joked Irvine.
“It was a bonus. He is absolutely delighted and from my point of view he can have another ten of those this season and we will all be delighted.”