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Date of birth/Age: Apr 22, 1987 (33)

Place of birth: NigeriaJos

Citizenship: NigeriaNigeria

Height: 1,88 m

Position: Defensive Midfield

Former International: NigeriaNigeria

Caps/Goals: 89/6

John Mikel Obi
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Without Club
since: Mar 17, 2020 Last club: Trabzonspor
Most games for: Chelsea
Without Club since: Mar 17, 2020
Performance data
Gallery
Süper Lig
Europa League Qualifying
Türkiye Kupasi
Europa League

Süper Lig 19/20
Statistics

Games Games 19
Yellow card Yellow Cards 5
Goals Goals -
Second yellow card Second Yellows 1
Assists Assists -
Red cards Red cards -
%

Starting eleven

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Minutes

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Goal participation

Detailed performance data
Games Games 3
Yellow card Yellow Cards 3
Goals Goals -
Second yellow card Second Yellows -
Assists Assists -
Red cards Red cards -
%

Starting eleven

%

Minutes

%

Goal participation

Detailed performance data
Games Games 3
Yellow card Yellow Cards -
Goals Goals -
Second yellow card Second Yellows -
Assists Assists -
Red cards Red cards -
%

Starting eleven

%

Minutes

%

Goal participation

Detailed performance data

Europa League 19/20
Statistics

Games Games 2
Yellow card Yellow Cards -
Goals Goals -
Second yellow card Second Yellows -
Assists Assists -
Red cards Red cards -
%

Starting eleven

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Minutes

%

Goal participation

Detailed performance data
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Player data

Main position
Main position :
Defensive Midfield
Other position:
Central Midfield
Attacking Midfield
Market value over time
Current market value:
1.20 mil. €
Last update:
Apr 8, 2020
Highest market value: Last update :
23.00 mil. €
Jan 28, 2013
Facts and data
Name in home country: John Michael Nchekwube Obinna
Date of birth: Apr 22, 1987
Place of birth: Jos  Nigeria
Age: 33
Height: 1,88 m
Citizenship: Nigeria  Nigeria
Position: Midfielder - Defensive Midfield
Foot: right
Current club: Without Club Without Club
Joined: Mar 17, 2020
Contract expires: -
Social media:

Transfer history

Season Date Left From club Joined To club MV Fee  
Date: Mar 17, 2020
19/20 Mar 17, 2020 Trabzonspor Without Club 1.50 mil. € -
Date: Jul 1, 2019
19/20 Jul 1, 2019 Middlesbrough FC Trabzonspor 2.00 mil. € Free transfer
Date: Jan 24, 2019
18/19 Jan 24, 2019 Tianjin Teda Middlesbrough FC 3.50 mil. € Free transfer
Date: Jan 6, 2017
16/17 Jan 6, 2017 Chelsea FC Tianjin Teda 11.00 mil. € Free transfer
Date: Jul 19, 2006
06/07 Jul 19, 2006 FK Lyn Chelsea FC - 20.00 mil. €
Date: Oct 1, 2004
04/05 Oct 1, 2004 Plateau United FC FK Lyn - Free transfer
Total transfer fees : Total transfer fees : 20.00 mil. €  
Youth clubs
Pepsi Football Academy, Plateau United

Stats

Competitionwettbewerb     
Total : 45511182.93232.247
24911116.21716.217
59212.0594.118
33318562.567
31339302.790
20---1.650
19---1.485
181-1.6001.600
6---480
612505505
5---343
3---92
3---187
2---123
1---90

National team career

# National team Debut  
10 Nigeria Aug 17, 2005 89 6
- Nigeria - 7 2
- Nigeria - 3 1
- Nigeria Aug 5, 2016 6 1

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