The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) paid tribute to former Super Eagles captain, John Obi Mikel, he announced his retirement from international football and as Super Eagle’s captain on Thursday .
FIFA, on its Instagram page, paid tribute to Obi and said, “Super Eagles legend, Mikel Obi, who played at the 2014 and 2018 world cup finals – has announced his retirement from international football. Congrats on an amazing Nigeria career!”
The 32-year-old midfielder made 89 appearances for his country between 2005 and 2019, scoring six times.
Obi got a lot of praises for his good works and on his retirement.