Mikel Obi fired up for 2018 Chinese Super League season

John Obi Mikel
(Tianjin TEDA net)

Mikel Obi has indicated his readiness for the 2018 Chinese Super League season which kicks off on Friday.

Final season, the 30-yr-previous recovered from a hip damage – which stored him out for an extended interval – to assist the Tianjin Tigers escape the drop.

And forward of their curtain raiser towards Hebei CFFC on Saturday, the previous Chelsea midfielder has taken to the social media to announce his pleasure on the resumption of the league.

Mikel Obi

“Two days earlier than the primary recreation of the season. Preseason carried out, let the video games start,” Mikel posted on Instagram.

Additionally, Mikel might be anticipated to steer Nigeria to the Russia 2018 World Cup in the summertime with the Super Eagles confronted with Croatia, Iceland and Argentina within the group stage of the showpiece.