Nigerian International and former Chelsea football club of England star, John Obi Mikel was in action away from home for Michael O'Neill's Stoke City team against Jonathan Woodgate led AFC Bournemouth side at the Vitality Stadium, in the last game of the England Championship season.The former Super Eagles skipper has been an important figure in the squad paraded by the visiting team of the day, following his outstanding performance for the club this season.
I think more Nigerians have played in the Premier League more than any other of Europe's top 5 leagues.The likes of Finidi George, Obafemi Martins, Efan Ekoku, Shola Ameobi, John Obi Mikel, Kanu Nwankwo, Yakubu Aiyegbeni, Celestine Babayaro, Alex Iwobi, and so many others have all played in the Premier League.
Recalling what Ex-Chelsea Player, John Obi Mikel did at the club in 2012.The Nigerian who was born on the 22nd of April 1987 is a year older today (34-years).Mikel at the international level had a wonderful career with the Super Eagles.He won the 2013 African Cup Of Nations, led Nigeria to the knockout stages of both 2014 and 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Drogba reacts after UEFA showered praise on John Obi Mikel for his role in Chelsea's UCL win in 2012
Cote d'voire national team Legend Didier Drogba has reacted to UEFA's statement on Super Eagles of Nigeria Legend John Obi Mikel, after his excellent performance for Chelsea football club in 2012 won them their first ever Champions League.The former Lyn Oslo football club of Norway star was an unsung hero for the Blues during the Campaign, and he played a vital role to hand Chelsea their first ever UEFA Champions League title.
UEFA showers praise on Super Eagles Legend John Obi Mikel for his key role in Chelsea's 2012 UCL win
The European football governing body popularly known as UEFA, has showered praise on former Super Eagles of Nigeria Captain John Obi Mikel for his outstanding role for then coach Roberto Di Matteo led Chelsea football club of England, in their 2012 UEFA Champions League triumph.The Nigerian was part of Chelsea football club's stars that made history by winning their first ever UEFA Champions League, following their penalty shootout victory over German Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich at Allianz Arena in Germany.
The Premier League side Chelsea are into the UEFA Champions League final once again, an all-English final against Manchester City, in the wake of beating the opposition's best club Real Madrid two goals to nothing at Stamford Bridge on yesterday night.The Premier League side Chelsea returned from the Spanish capital with a draw and the scores yesterday would have been great if at all they wasted their goal scoring chances.
Popular veteran Nigerian footballer John Michael Nchekwube Obinna, who is famously referred to as Mikel Obi, is a year older today being the 22nd of April 2021.The Jos born football star turn 34 years of age today.Mikel is best remembered for his time with English premier league club Chelsea, were he will go on to win 7 first team trophies which includes the English premier league and the Uefa champions league titles.
John Obi Mikel who was born 22 April 1987 is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder for EFL Championship club Stoke City.Mikel made a disputable transfer to English club Chelsea after Manchester United claimed they signed him already.He played with Chelsea for 11 years, winning the UEFA Champions League and other trophies.
Obi Mikel is married to a beautiful Russian lady called Olga Diyachenko and the union is blessed with two adorable girls, Ava and Mia.Football star, John Obi Mikel and his partner, Olga Diyachenko, gathered friends and family together to celebrate their twin daughters, Ava and Mia.
After the Chelsea and Nigeria football team legend, John Obi Mikel celebrated his 34th birthday yesterday, one of the photos shared by Chelsea has wowed Nigerians.The photo in the mix of this is the one that was taken during the Chelsea UEFA Champions League triumph over Bayern Munich in 2012.
Federation of International Football Federation, FIFA, has joined the numerous football fans all over to wish Nigeria football legend, John Obi Mikel, on the occasion of his 34th Birthday on the 22 of April 2021.The world football governing body took to Twitter on their verified handle to celebrate the former Super Eagles captain.
Chelsea football club of England have joined the whole world in celebrating Super Eagles of Nigeria Legend John Obi Mikel, who just turned a year older today the 22nd of April 2022.The former Nigerian international was born on the 22nd of April 1987, and he enjoyed his football career while representing the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Chelsea football club of England.
(The above image is used for illustrative purpose) The announcement of the Super Eagles captain as Pillars’ new signing elicited excitement among fans of the domestic league.Ahmed Musa’s return to Kano Pillars is one of the best strategy to improve and attract interest in our local football teams and National league.
John Obi Mikel's twin daughters have taken to social media to celebrate their father who turns 34 on April 22.The Stoke City midfielder's wife Olga Diyachenko posted the adorable video of their girls on her official Instagram page.Dressed in their school uniforms with one wearing a hat, they both chorused their message to the Chelsea legend; saying ' happy birthday to the best dad in the whole world in a short clip.
John Obi Mikel was once a Chelsea midfielder who played 11 years for Chelsea, he started his career with the club in 2006 and ended it in 2017.He currently plays for Stoke City.His playing position is defensive midfield.Mikel has a turn in his age, as today marked the 34th birthday of the former Super Eagles captain and player.
Didier Drogba was relishing the moments Chelsea won the UEFA Champions League title in 2012.Former Chelsea Legendary Striker, Didier Drogba was instrumental to Chelsea’s first ever Champions League win, when they defeated Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena Stadium in Munich.The Ivory Coast International Legend did not forget the impact that his fellow black man had in the game against Bayern.
Ex Nigerian and Chelsea star midfielder John Obi Mikel turns 34-year-old today the 22nd of April 2021.John Obi Mikel won the African Cup of Nation with the Nigeria Super Eagles in 2013 hosted by South Africa and also won Bronze in 2016 Olympic at Rio de Janeiro.Apart from being successful with the Nigerian Super Eagles team, Mikel Obi also won Trophies with Chelsea, winning the Champions League, Europa League, Premier League, FA Cup, League Cup, Community Shield among others in his time with The Blues.
Popular Nigerian footballer, John Obi Mikel is celebrating his birthday today.The former Chelsea player is partly considered a legend in Chelsea.The club was where he won most of his career titles which includes the highly rated UEFA Champions League Cup alongside many Premier League titles.
Popular Former Nigerian Super Eagles Midfielder John Obi Mikel celebrates his Birthday today, 22nd of April, 2021.The Former Chelsea Man clocks 34 years of age as he was born on the 22nd of April 1987.Mikel Obi currently plays for Stoke City in the English Championship.
John Obi Mikel turned 34 today.The former Nigerian international has had an awesome career, winning almost every available trophy and thereby becoming one of the most decorated African players in history.Largely regarded as one of the most underrated footballer, John Mikel Obi played most of his club football at Chelsea, where he enjoyed much success, winning two Premier League trophies, four F.A cup, two league cups, one Uefa Europa League and One Champions League with the London side.