- John Obi Mikel and wife Olga Diyachenko celebrated their daughters' birthday
- The former Super Eagles captain posted a photo of his daughters Mia and Ava
- Mikel made his Championship debut for Stoke City in the goalless draw with Millwall
John Obi Mikel had another cause to celebrate with his family as his twin daughters, Ava and Mia clocked 5.
The Stoke City midfielder along with his wife Olga Diyachenko celebrated their children in what looked to be their home at their base in England.
Each of the parents held Ava and Mia and posed for a photo which had cakes of cartoon characters designed on it.
In another photo posted on Instagram, the former Nigerian international was spotted enjoying a portion of his meal with two other men who were dressed as chefs.
Mikel made his Championship debut for his new club Stoke City when they went up against Millwall at The Den stadium.
The 33-year-old played all 90 minutes for Michael O'Neill's side as they prepared to take on Bristol City in their first home match of the season.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Former Super Eagles captain John Obi Mikel was in superb form for his new side Stoke City in their 3-0 win over newly-promoted Premier League side Leeds United in a friendly game.
The 33-year-old recently joined the Potters as a free agent having walked out of his previous contract with Turkish side Trabzonspor earlier this year.
Chelsea legend was handed the captaincy armband in the seventh minute after Ryan Shawcross suffered an injury earlier in the game.
Legit.ng also reported that John Obi Mikel has began his career at English Championship club Stoke City on an impressive note after scoring for the side in their 5-1 win over Shrewsbury Town.
Although the encounter was a pre-season friendly, but the former Chelsea midfielder showed that he is in good shape and form to do well for Stoke City in their campaign in the coming season.
Stoke City started the match impressively and it took them only 10 minutes to open scoring through Tashan Oakley-Boothe who scored in an incredible fashion.
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