A ‘Taking The Mikel’ banner has been unveiled at Stamford Bridge Stadium as a tribute to former Tremendous Eagles and Chelsea midfielder, John Mikel Obi, Completesports.com experiences.
Mikel Obi produced 374 appearances for Chelsea scoring 6 objectives.
He won a Champions League title, one particular Europa League, two Leading League titles, 3 FA Cup titles and one Soccer League Cup (Carabao Cup) title with Chelsea.
The banner was unveiled at the Matthew Harding stand of the 40,834 ability Stamford Bridge Stadium.
The phrase ‘Taking the Mikel’ was very first used previous yr as Chelsea lovers protested the European Super League with a banner exhibiting the aforementioned terms.
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Getting The Mickey (Michael) in Britain means possessing a chuckle at any individual else’s expenditure. Chelsea have received the Champions League twice amongst other trophies, so the Blues are producing jest of their rivals.
And the banner which inscription changed ‘Mickey’ with ‘Mikel’, is a fond way of honouring the previous Nigeria international who was a fantastic participant for Chelsea.
Chelsea football fanzine @onlyapound took to Twitter to make the announcement.
“Very pleased to function a couple of photographs of the most current banner to adorn the Matthew Harding Stand equipped by my great pal Sprint, it is a tribute to @mikel_john_obi,a player who in my belief is on of the most underrated in the modern-day period of @ChelseaFC @ John Terry26,” the Chelsea Fanzine’s Tackle handler tweeted.
By Toju Sote
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