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John Mikel Obi admitted is nice to lead Middlesbrough out for the second consecutive game following Saturday’s hard fought 1-0 home win against Hull City at the Riverside Stadium.

Mikel Obi: Middlesbrough’s contract renewal not my priority

Nigeria midfielder John Mikel Obi says he’s only focused on helping Middlesbrough pick a playoff ticket and not thinking about his contract which is set to expire at the end of the season.
Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel

AFCON: Mikel Obi demands captaincy for Super Eagles’ return

John Mikel Obi wants to be assured of his position as the Super Eagles’ captain as condition for him to return to the senior national football squad.
John Mikel Obi again proved his relevance to Middlesbrough who snatched another vital win in their quest of reaching the playoffs with four matches left in the English Championship on Saturday.

Mikel Obi struggles with pace in Middlesbrough win

John Mikel Obi again proved his relevance to Middlesbrough who snatched another vital win in their quest of reaching the playoffs with four matches left in the English Championship on Saturday.
Kenneth Omeruo at CD Leganes

Kenneth Omeruo: Chelsea and Leganes should agree a deal soon

On-loan Chelsea defender Kenneth Omeruo wants a permanent stay at Spanish La Liga side Leganes and has revealed that both his parent club as the modest Spanish outfit should agree before the end of the season.
Stoke City's Peter Etebo (right) celebrates scoring his side's first goal at Blackburn with Benik Afobe. (EMPICS Sport)

Oghenekaro Etebo fires Stoke City past Blackburn

Oghenekaro Etebo scored a stunning lone winning goal as Stoke City recorded a 1-0 away win against Blackburn Rovers in their English Championship clash at the Ewood Park on Saturday.
Soccer Football – Championship – Blackburn Rovers v Middlesbrough – Ewood Park, Blackburn, Britain – February 17, 2019 Middlesbrough’s John Obi Mikel in action. Action Images-Craig Brough

Mikel Obi urges Middlesbrough turnaround, optimistic despite recent poor run

John Mikel Obi and his Middlesbrough teammates will be eager to put a stop to their five-game losing streak when they travel to the Liberty Stadium to take on Swansea City today,.
Soccer Football – Championship – Blackburn Rovers v Middlesbrough – Ewood Park, Blackburn, Britain – February 17, 2019 Middlesbrough’s John Obi Mikel in action. Action Images-Craig Brough

Mikel Obi rues “unlucky’’ Middlesborough’s missed chances

Nigeria and Middlesbrough midfielder Mikel Obi on Wednesday expressed his disappointment over Middlesbrough’s inability to convert their several goalscoring chances.
John Obi Mikel

Mikel Obi: Middlesbrough’s 0-1 loss to Bristol City is shocking

Nigeria international John Mikel Obi has revealed that the Middlesbrough players are still in shock after their 1-0 home loss to Bristol City in the English Championship tie at the Riverside on Tuesday.
Oghenekaro Etebo

Oghenekaro Etebo granted one-day leave by Stoke City after Super Eagles games against Seychelles,...

Stoke City manager Nathan Jones has revealed that Oghenekaro Etebo was granted a day leave after representing Nigeria during the recent international break.

Mikel Obi: How naughty I was at Chelsea under Jose Mourinho

Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi has admitted he used to be a naughty chap during his early days at Chelsea under the tutelage of Jose Mourinho.
Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr has disclosed that he still has the full glare of his scouting team on Efe Ambrose, Maduka Okoye and a few other Nigerians plying their trade abroad that have not been given chances under him.

Gernot Rohr: Efe Ambrose, others under our radar

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has disclosed that he still has the full glare of his scouting team on Efe Ambrose, Maduka Okoye and a few other Nigerians plying their trade abroad that have not been given chances under him.
Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi

Gernot Rohr: Mikel Obi not ready for Super Eagles return

Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi is not ready for a return to the national team despite playing regularly for his English Championship side, Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has revealed.
Oghenekaro Etebo

Oghenekaro Etebo faces late fitness test ahead Stoke City vs Derby County clash

Nigeria midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo will face a late fitness test ahead of Stoke City’s English Championship clash against Derby County at the Pride Park on Wednesday.
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr

Gernot Rohr: Super Eagles not among favourites for 2019 AFCON title

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has refused to pick his team among the favourites to win the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations title in Egypt believes they can make it to the semi-final stage of the competition.
Oghenekaro Etebo

Muscle injury rules Oghenekaro Etebo out for one week

Stoke City doctors have told Oghenekaro Etebo to observe a one-week rest to shake off the injury sustained in last weekend’s league match against Nottingham Forest in the English Championship.
Oghenekaro Etebo - Stoke City

Oghenekaro Etebo delighted to score first Stoke City goal

Nigeria midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo is thrilled to score his maiden goal for Stoke City in Saturday’s Championship clash against Nothingham Forest.
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr

Gernot Rohr to overlook Mikel Obi, Victor Moses for Seychelles, Egypt tie

Super Eagles Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr may leave out the duo of John Mikel Obi and Victor Moses for the March 23 Africa Cup of Nations game against Seychelles at the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba Delta State, according to reports.
John Obi Mikel

Mikel Obi steals the show again in Middlesbrough’s impressive 2-0 win over QPR

Super Eagles captain John Mikel Obi was again instrumental in Middlesbrough 2-0 win over Queens Park Rangers in the English Championship on Saturday.

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