Name
John Obi Mikel

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Born
1987 (33 years old)

Birth Place
Jos, Nigeria

Position
Midfielder

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Height
1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)

Weight
78 kg

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Free

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Player Manager ID
5116933

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Sport
Soccer

Team
Stoke

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League
English League Championship

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John Obi Mikel (born 22 April 1987) is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder for EFL Championship club Stoke City.

Mikel began his career with local club Plateau United, before joining Norwegian club Lyn at the age of 17 in 2004. In 2006, he made a controversial transfer to English club Chelsea after Manchester United claimed they had already signed him. He stayed with Chelsea for 11 years, before moving to China with Tianjin TEDA in 2017. After two years in China, he returned to England on a short-term deal with Middlesbrough, before joining Trabzonspor on a free transfer in July 2019. Mikel moved back to England in August 2020 joining Stoke City. In a 14-year international career between 2005 and 2019, he played 88 times for Nigeria, scoring six goals.


Career Honours




2014-2015

Chelsea



2014-2015

Chelsea



2012-2013

Chelsea



2011-2012

Chelsea



2011-2012

Chelsea



2009-2010

Chelsea



2009-2010

Chelsea



2009

Chelsea



2008-2009

Chelsea



2006-2007

Chelsea



2006-2007

Chelsea


Former Youth Teams

2002-2004


Former Senior Teams

2004-2006

2005-2019

2006-2017

2017-2018

2019-2019

2019-2020


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