John Obi Mikel
Mikel joins Kuwaiti football club
Former Super Eagles captain John Obi Mikel has completed a surprise move to the Middle East by signing for Kuwaiti Premier League club Al Kuwait SC. The club announced the signing of the UEFA Champions League winner from the Championship side, Stoke City, who, last week invoked a one-year extension on the 34-year-old’s contract. The…
Mikel, Enyeama have pedigree for Super Eagles’ job, says Udeze
Former international defender, Ifeanyi Udeze, believes that ex-national team captains, John Obi Mikel and Vincent Enyeama, have the pedigree to manage the Super Eagles in future.
Nigeria's John Obi Mikel joins Stoke City
Former Nigeria Super Eagles captain, John Obi Mikel, has joined Championship side Stoke City as their fourth signing of the summer. Stoke City manager Michael O’Neill on Monday told the club’s official website that he was delighted to have been able to convince Mikel to come over to help their promotion push back to the…
West Brom may bring Mikel back to England
Former Super Eagles’ Captain, John Obi Mikel, is a possible target for English Premier League promotion hopefuls, West Bromwich Albion, reports africanfootball.com.
Mikel open to Egypt move, admits wrong Salah judgment
Former Nigeria skipper, John Obi Mikel, says that he does not rule out playing in Egypt and that he was not expecting what Mohamed Salah has reached
Rohr begins post-Mikel era with 23 players as Super Eagles tackle Ukraine
Super Eagles’ Manager, Gernot Rohr has started his post-John Obi Mikel era in the nation with 23 players, who are billed to meet Ukraine in an international friendly game on September 10.
End of an era as Mikel calls time on Nigeria career
After a distinguished career that spanned 14 years, Super Eagles Captain, John Obi Mikel has decided to quit international football, with the game against Madagascar at the African Cup of Nations in Egypt being his last match for Nigeria.
Rohr to overhaul Eagles as players reach end of international careers
Super Eagles’ Coach, Gernot Rohr will embark on a complete overhaul of his team if he retained his position as Nigeria’s manager. The Franco/German is set to sit down with his employers, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), to evaluate his stewardship and decide on the way forward.
Wearing Mikel’s No 10 jersey not a priority, says Iwobi
Super Eagles attacker, Alex Iwobi is looking beyond the struggle for the No 10 jersey, which team captain, John Obi Mikel is likely to drop any time from now.
No sentiments about Mikel, says Rohr
Super Eagles Coach, Gernot Rohr has advised Nigerians not to attach any form of sentiment if he decides to not feature John Obi Mikel...