John Mikel Obi
Mikel wants to end career in England, says O’Neill
Former Super Eagles team captain, John Mikel Obi, decided to pitch his tent with Stoke City, his third English club, to end his football career in England
Stakeholders, talent scouts, fans throng Awka as 2020 Police Games begin
They came from all walks of life, with varying agenda to the Alex Ekwueme Square, Awka, where the 2020 Police Games was flagged off at the weekend.
Mikel will be hard to replace, says Chukwueze
Super Eagles winger, Samuel Chukwueze says former captain of the side, John Mikel Obi will be missed by teammates following his retirement...
Mikel wants last AFCON hurray in Egypt
Captain John Mikel Obi has vowed to make his last Africa Cup of Nations one to remember for Nigeria and believes his presence in the squad could be a crucial factor in their bid for success, reports BBC.
Mikel may miss rest of 2019 AFCON
Captain of the Super Eagles, John Mikel Obi could miss the rest of Nigeria's campaign at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations due to injury, according to Goal. Mikel was substituted in the 59th minute in Nigeria's 2-0 shocking 2-0 loss to Madagascar. The 32-year-old strained his knee in the Super Eagles’ 2-0 loss to…
Be patient with Mikel, Siasia tells Eagles’ fans
Super Eagles Former Coach, Samson Siasia has pleaded with Nigerian football fans to allow Mikel Obi to sort out his club future before he returns to the national team. The former Eagles striker told www.adantesports.com.ng from his base in the U.S. yesterday that there were two key things the player must sort out before he…
I'll be back in the Super Eagles - Mikel Obi
Super Eagles Captain, John Mikel Obi, has stated that he will return to the national team and hopefully be at the Africa Cup of Nations in 2019. The 31-year-old has been missing in action for the senior team since his last appearance for the country at the Russia 2018 World Cup. He missed the 2019…
Why Mikel was left out of Eagles’ squad against South Africa
Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, has explained why he decided to ignore team captain, John Mikel Obi, from the Cameroun 2019 AFCON qualifier against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa.
Don’t force Moses out of retirement, Mabo tells Rohr
Former Green Eagles star, Ismaila Mabo, who also coached the female national team, Super Falcons, has advised Nigerians, particularly handlers of the Super Eagles, against ‘forcing’ Victor Moses to rescind his decision to retire from national team duties.
Mikel may play against Argentina with hand in cast
Nigeria's Super Eagles captain John Obi Mikel may file out against Argentina in the teams' last Group D encounter on Tuesday with his hand in a cast. Mikel fractured his hand while playing against Iceland on Friday. According to Coach Gernot Rohr, the midfielder will need to get the all-clear from match officials to wear…