John Obi Mikel

John Obi Mikel

John Obi Mikel

  • Date of Birth: 22 April 1987
  • Birthplace: Jos, Jos, Nigeria
  • Position: Midfielder

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John Obi Mikel joined Chelsea and angered Manchester United by rejecting transfer – but decision changed
decision to join Chelsea instead of Manchester United in 2006 changed lives, according to the man himself. A long, drawn out transfer ended
27/07 09:00


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Former Chelsea star joins Championship outfit

Former Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel has made his return to English football with Stoke City on a one-year contract.

John Obi Mikel makes England comeback with Championship side

Former Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel has completed his return to England after joining Championship side Middlesbrough on a short-term contract.

John Obi Mikel set for England return

Former Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel is reportedly undergoing a medical with Championship side Middlesbrough ahead of his proposed switch from Tianjin TEDA.

Mikel blasts Croatia ahead of final group game

Former Chelsea midfielder, John Obi Mikel has criticized Croatia's plan to rest their key players ahead of their final group game against Iceland in group D of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

John Obi Mikel dismisses Premier League return talk

Former Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel has dismissed speculation linking him with a move to Everton during the winter transfer window.

Mourinho wants Chelsea misfit at Old Trafford

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is prepared to offer an escape route to midfielder John Obi Mikel in the New Year. The Nigerian international has not kicked the ball under Antonio Conte this season.

John Obi Mikel hints at Chelsea exit

Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel has hinted that he could seek fresh pastures when his contract expires at the end of the campaign. The Nigerian international is not in the plans of Antonio Conte this season.

Chelsea fail with Marcelo Brozovic bid

Chelsea have failed with a part-exchange deal for Inter Milan midfielder Marcelo Brozovic. The Croatian was recently bought from Dinamo Zagreb after he impressed in his temporary spell at San Siro.

The Chelsea summer rebuild

After Chelsea's disastrous season they are reported to be planning a summer rebuild. We look ahead to where they should strengthen and who they should look to move on as they try to get back in the Champions League places.

Obi Mikel set for Chelsea extension

Nigerian international John Obi Mikel looks set to earn a new deal at Chelsea following his impressive showing this season.