John Obi Mikel retires from active football

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. 


John Obi Mikel
John Obi Mikel

In his playing time, he won several trophies including 

UEFA Champions League 

Europa league 

The EPL 

FA cup

Capital one cup

Community shield 



He is regarded as one of the best in his position, where he held his ground in Chelsea and in the national team. 

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“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. 


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