It had been a great come back to the support of Chelsea’s Nigerian midfielder, John Obi Mikel, amid Sunday’s 3-thrashing of Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park Stadium.
In the wake of bearing a torrid time about the Blues’ seat under former coach Jose Mourinho, the 28-year-old has recently gotten approval of most recent coach Guus Hiddink and the man is repaying the boldness significant performances like Sunday’s.
Hiddink described his play as “elegant” while saying that they can get to be one of a few key figures of the squad as they try to move up to the first 4th position from their present 14th spot.
On the other hand, it turned out inside the stands how the midfielder got his most performances praise, that the Chelsea’s fans chanted his name to the high sky during the match.
To have a player who seemed to be on his way out of Chelsea through the January transfer window, all of a sudden another glorious life calls.
Watch the video below to hear the fans singing Mikel’s name:
Ohhh John Obi Mikel! pic.twitter.com/ykrNtwryWs
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