The transfer of Chelsea midfielder, John Mikel Obi to Chinese Super League club Tianjin TEDA was confirmed on Friday after ten years at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea legend John Terry who is known to be a great friend of Mikel penned a befitting tribute to the outgoing midfielder
Terry Tribute in full
Mikel Obi after more than 10 years with us in which we won everything – two Premier League titles, four FA Cups, two League Cups, the Champions League and the Europa League,” he told Chelsea’s match day programme ahead of the Blues’ 4-1 victory over Peterborough in the FA Cup.
“He has been a big part of this club’s success over the past decade and put in some great performances, none more so than in Munich, where he was immense. I want to say on a personal level, that he was a great friend and a great player. I wish you well “Old Boy”. Love ya.”