Super Eagles’ Captain, Mikel Obi retires from International football after AFCON

pjimage 47

Nigeria National team also known as the Super Eagles will miss the leadership of their captain, John Mikel Obi. The player announced his retirement shortly after winning the bronze medal in Egypt at this years AFCON.

According to the football star, he made mention of how he started his career in Egypt and he is glad how he is ending it in Egypt too after winning over Tunisia to be the the third Africa champion.

READ ALSO
Hyeon Chung Defeats Andrey Rublev to Win Next Gen Finals

Here are his exact words;

“At the age of 32 it’s time for me to retire from the National team and let the youth take over, who’ve done an amazing job securing a bronze medal at AFCON 2019,” Mikel said on Thursday.

READ ALSO
"I am leaving Liverpool" – Jurgen Klopp drops bombshell (Watch Video)



Stay Connected , follow us on: Facebook: @creebhillsdotcom, Twitter: @creebhillsblog, Instagram: @creebhills, Pinterest: @creebhills Telegram: creebhills


Follow my blog with Bloglovin
To place an advert/sponsored post on our site, contact us via [email protected]

READ ALSO
EPL: Bruno Fernandes named Man Utd captain