Nigeria professional football player, John Mikel Obi, has today announced on his social media handle that he’s retiring from active football.
In his statement, he thanked all his family fans, loved ones, colleagues and everyone that has impacted him in one way or the other.
In his playing time, he won several trophies including
UEFA Champions League
Capital one cup
He is regarded as one of the best in his position, where he held his ground in Chelsea and in the national team.
“This is not goodbye, it’s the start of another journey, another journey of my life. I look forward to what the future holds and I hope you will walk with me. Thank you.” He wrote on his social media handle.