John Mikel Obi
Mikel Obi has left English football to grace the Gulf for the first time as the clock runs down on his career that saw him become a double big king in Europe.
Kuwait Sporting Club have confirmed the signing of former Nigerian international John Mikel Obi on a one-year deal from English Championship side Stoke City.
Mikel Obi who currently plays for Stoke City is said to be the richest Nigerian footballer at the moment as the former Super Eagles captain is worth N17.3bn.
Former Super Eagles captain John Mikel Obi has hinted at a possible collaboration between himself and billionaire businessman Aliko Dangote after meeting him.
Mikel Obi has been spotted with Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos state at the Lagos House praising the politician over development of sports in the state.
Mikel Obi's daughter Mia has penned letter to her father thanking the former Super Eagles captain for taking care of her while celebrating the Fathers Day.