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John Obi Mikel announces retirement from international football

John Obi Mikel announces retirement from international football

On July 18, Nigerian footballer John Obi Mikel announced his retirement from international football.

He started his career from Egypt. In 2006, he played his first official championship. Mikel won the AFCON in 2013 and he also collected a bronze medal at the 2016 Olympic Games. He represented Nigeria in the 2014 and 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Mikel has won two Premier League titles as well along with Champions League and Europa League trophies while representing English club side Chelsea.

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