TRABZONSPOR - John OBI MIKEL announces leaving on pandemy ongoing's account

19.03.2020 22.52 by Claudio Colla  read 361
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As a family man decision, and also as a valuable and noteworthy symbolic gesture, former Nigerian international defensive midfielder John Obi Mikel (32) decided to stop playing Turkish Süper Lig, out of safety, due to the pandemic health emergency going on. Former Chelsea player and Trabzonspor had their deal therefore terminated, on mutual consent.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">John Obi Mikel has left Turkish side Trabzonspor after the midfielder said he did not feel comfortable with top-flight games in the country being played despite the coronavirus pandemic. <a href="https://t.co/PdLSSUWn1o">pic.twitter.com/PdLSSUWn1o</a></p>&mdash; ESPN FC (@ESPNFC) <a href="https://twitter.com/ESPNFC/status/1240229462605729792?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">March 18, 2020</a></blockquote> <script async src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

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