Former Chelsea midfielder, John Obi Mikel has expressed his willingness to lead the Nigeria’s Super Eagles to the knockout stage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals in Russia.
The Super Eagles are in Group-D alongside European sides Iceland and Croatia and South American giants Argentina. They will face Croatia in their first game on June 16th.
The central midfielder will also be in action for Tian Jin Teda football club during the 2018 Chinese Super League season which will start this weekend.
Mikel’ declared that it will be a daunting challeng, but that he is am looking forward to both teams doing well.