Chelsea great John Mikel Obi made 372 appearances for Chelsea during his time at Chelsea and only 15 players played more than the Nigerian captain for Chelsea Football Club.
John Mikel Obi joined Chelsea in 2006 as an attacking midfielder from Lyn Oslo in Norway but was converted to a holding midfielder by then coach Jose Mourinho.
Mikel Obi scored six goals for Chelsea and he was a midfielder who was so good at keeping the ball irrespective of the pressure on him.
Mikel left Chelsea after 10 and ½ years to join Tianjin TEDA yesterday.
Below are highlights of his time at Chelsea Football Club.
It was also on this very day that John Mikel Obi scored his first goal for Chelsea… pic.twitter.com/LZ0eRofYOj
— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) January 6, 2017