Posts Tagged ‘John Obi Mikel’

‘I started and finished in Egypt’ — Mikel bows out

Super Eagles captain, John Obi Mikel has called it quits with his international football career. Mikel made the announcement on his official Instagram handle on Thursday, a day after the Eagles won the third-place match at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. The 32-year-old said he started his career in Egypt in 2003, and is […]

Next destination for Super Eagles’ Captain? ~ by Julius Okorie

There is time for everything under the sun. Time to start, and time to stop, time to play, and time to observe from the sidelines.. Only time will tell when each of those changes will take place but for sure it will surely come to pass. Super Eagles Captain John Obi Mikel has no doubt […]

John Obi Mikel, Moses, Iheanacho in race for 2016 Nigeria Pitch Awards king

Super Eagles captain, John Obi Mikel will battle with his National team mates, Victor Moses and kelechi Iheanacho for the winner of the 2016 Nigeria Pitch Awards best player, which is billed for June 10, after the Eagles 2019 AFCON qualifying match against South Africa at the Godswill Akpabio stadium in Uyo The organisers of […]
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Mikel will be fit for South Africa clash says NFF

Contrary speculations over the fitness of Super Eagles captain, John Obi Mikel ahead of June Africa Cup of nations qualifying match against South Africa, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has insisted that the Tiajin Teda of China midfielder will be fit on time for the clash. NFF assistant technical director, Siji Lagunju, said Mikel is […]

Mikel to return to training after surgery

John Obi Mikel is set to return to training with his Chinese side, Tianjin Teda in a week’s time after the surgery last week. The player will return to training in the coming days, according to an official statement released by the club. “In mid-March this year, the team went to Shanghai training for preparation […]
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Mikel, Carl Ikeme set to miss Bafana match

Super Eagles’ Captain, John Mikel Obi, who recently underwent surgery looks set to miss the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa scheduled for the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo on June 10. Mikel is currently recuperating in England and is in a race against time to be […]