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John Obi Mikel helped Trabzonspor edge their fierce rivals Fenerbahce with a 2-1 win in a Turkish Super Lig match on Saturday.

Mikel Obi banned for Besiktas clash after picking fourth yellow card

Former Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi has been banned for Trabzonspor’s Turkish Super Lig clash against Besiktas at the Vodafone Arena this Saturday.
John Obi Mikel helped Trabzonspor edge their fierce rivals Fenerbahce with a 2-1 win in a Turkish Super Lig match on Saturday.

Mikel Obi reacts to racist abuse by Fenerbahce fans

Nigeria midfielder John Mikel Obi has responded to the racist abuse he suffered after Saturday’s Turkish Super Lig clash between his club Trabzonspor and Fenerbahce.
Former Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel is the best passer in the Turkish Super Lig at the moment, according to information from football statistics experts Whoscored.

#WeStandWithObi: Turkish citizens backs Mikel Obi in response to racist abuse

Turkish citizens flocked to social media late Monday leading to the hashtag “#WeStandWithObi” trending across Twitter in support of Trabzonspor’s Nigerian midfielder John Obi Mikel against racial slurs the latter incurred after Sunday’s match with arch-rival Fenerbahçe.
John Obi Mikel helped Trabzonspor edge their fierce rivals Fenerbahce with a 2-1 win in a Turkish Super Lig match on Saturday.

Trabzonspor files criminal complaint after racist attack on Mikel Obi

Turkish club, Trabzonspor, have defended their midfielder John Obi Mikel, who has been subjected to racist and hateful insults on social media following a heated 2-1 win against Fenerbahce on Saturday.
John Obi Mikel helped Trabzonspor edge their fierce rivals Fenerbahce with a 2-1 win in a Turkish Super Lig match on Saturday.

Mikel Obi on course for domestic double with Trabzonspor

Mikel Obi played all 90 minutes against Fenerbahce as Trabzonspor picked up another win and brighten their chances for a UEFA Champions League spot next season.
Nigeria internationals, Mikel Obi and Ogenyi Onazi have expressed mixed feelings after their team’s Trabzonspor and Denizlispor clash in the Turkish Cup on Thursday.

Mixed feelings as former Eagles stars Mikel Obi, Ogenyi Onazi clash in Turkey

Nigeria internationals Mikel Obi and Ogenyi Onazi have expressed mixed feelings after their team’s Trabzonspor and Denizlispor clash in the Turkish Cup on Thursday.
Anthony Nwakaeme found the back of the net while John Obi Mikel featured as Trabzonspor secured a 3-1 away win against Antalyaspor in Sunday’s Turkish Super Lig encounter.

Anthony Nwakaeme, Mikel Obi inspire Trabzonspor to victory against Antalyaspor

Anthony Nwakaeme found the back of the net while John Obi Mikel featured as Trabzonspor secured a 3-1 away win against Antalyaspor in Sunday’s Turkish Super Lig encounter.
Anthony Nwakaeme and Mikel Obi ‘s Trabzonspor missed a golden chance to go second in the Super Lig log on Sunday, December 1, after they were held to a 1-1 draw by champions Galatasaray.

Mikel Obi, Anthony Nwakaeme drop points as Galatasaray claim late equalizer

Anthony Nwakaeme and Mikel Obi‘s Trabzonspor missed a golden chance to go second in the Super Lig log on Sunday, December 1, after they were held to a 1-1 draw by champions Galatasaray.
Defending champions the Olympic Eagles of Nigeria got off their campaign at the 2019 U-23 Africa Cup of Nations on a dour note following a 1-0 loss to Cote d’Ivoire at the Al Salam Stadium, Cairo, on Saturday evening.

NFF declares national team coaching roles vacant

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has confirmed that the position of the head coach for various national teams are vacant, except for Super Eagles.
Victor Osimhen moved to Lille three months ago, but he has had such a big impact in the team it’s literally hard not to notice his quality.

Former Chelsea striker reveals Victor Osimhen is a ‘big problem’ at Lille

Victor Osimhen moved to Lille three months ago, but he has had such a big impact in the team it’s literally hard not to notice his quality.
Wilfred Ndidi scored for the second time this season, as Leicester City moved to third place on the Premier League table, after recording a massive 5-0 win over Christian Atsu’s Newcastle United at King Power Stadium.

Wilfred Ndidi is Nigeria’s highest-paid player in Europe

The 22-year-old, who joined the Foxes from Genk for £17m in 2016, earns £3.9m per annum, (approximately £75,000 a week) according to a study by Spotrac.
Trabzonspor midfielder Mikel Obi has labelled Real Madrid playmaker a lazy player.

Mikel Obi: Eden Hazard is a lazy player

Mikel who won the Champions League, the Europa League, the Premier League twice and three FA Cups during his 11 years at Chelsea played alongside the Belgian captain for five seasons before he joined Tianjin TEDA in 2017.
Former Nigeria Super Eagles captain John Mikel Obi is expected in Austria to join Turkish club, Trabzonspor on a Pre Season tour ahead of the 2019-2020 campaign.

Mikel Obi: Why I retired from Super Eagles

Former Super Eagles Captain, John Obi Mikel, has revealed two major reasons he decided to retire from international football.
Former Nigeria captain, Mikel Obi is set to make his debut for Trabzonspor in the third qualifying round of the Europa League Thursday evening against Sparta Prague at the Letná Stadium (Generali Arena),

Mikel Obi injured, doubtful for Trabzonspor, Gaziantep Turkish Super Lig clash

John Mikel Obi is doubtful for Trabzonspor Turkish Super Lig against Gaziantep FK this weekend after picking up a muscle injury in training on Monday.
Football fans have hailed the performance of Joe Aribo in Nigeria’s 1-1 draw against Brazil in Sunday’s international friendly in Singapore.

Henry Nwosu: Joe Aribo can replace Mikel Obi

Ex-international Henry Nwosu has laud new Super Eagles sensation, Joe Aribo, and believed the young midfilder is an ideal replacement for former Mikel Obi.
Mikel Obi and Odion Ighalo

Gernot Rohr: Super Eagles yet to replace Mikel Obi, Odion Ighalo

Nigeria’s friendly against Brazil will be a good test for the Super Eagles ahead of the team’s 2021 AFCON qualifiers next month, says Head Coach Gernot Rohr.
Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has revealed why Super Eagles lost 2-1 to Algeria in Sunday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals game at Cairo International Stadium.

Gernot Rohr rubbishes talk he wants to quit

Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr on Saturday in Singapore told the media that he is preparing three–time African champions Nigeria for 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying matches against Benin Republic and Lesotho, rubbishing claims by a journalist on social media that he wants to quit the job.
Former assistant coach of Nigeria’s senior men national football team Joe Erico has called on national team coach Gernot Rohr to hand opportunities to new players against Ukraine later today amidst a number of withdrawal due to injury in the Super Eagles list of players invited.

Gernot Rohr: Good showing against Brazil great for Super Eagles confidence

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr admitted that a good performance against five-time World champions, Brazil will boost the confidence level of his side.

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