Middlesbrough fans heap praises on Mikel Obi
Former Chelsea football club midfielder is earning all the praises in Middlesbrough after his role in their away win at Blackbrn.
Blackburn hosted Middlesbrough yesterday for a league game which they lost 1-0 but it is Mikel’s performance that caught fans eyes.
Mikel was making his fourth appearance since signing for the club in January but is already well loved by fans in the club.
Versus Blackburn, Mikel made one tackle, two dribbles, had a shot, and a pass success rate of 90% according to WhoScored.
See what fans at the club said;
@jamestate09: ‘’John Obi Mikel is better than Messi’’.
@Crookston3: ‘’mikel_john_obi is different class #UTB’’. @IwanEvans19: ‘’Made hard work of it, but nice to know we’ve got the best goalkeeper and midfielder in the league! @RandzOfficial @mikel_john_obi’’.
@sammfcthompson: ‘’John Obi Mikel – would get in any prem team outside the top 6. Levels.’’
@GraingerNeil: ‘’In a season of terrible transfer windows, John Obi Mikel looks like an insanely good bit of business. What a player #utb’’.
@Cooky34:’’We’ve got Mikel, Jon Obi Mikel, I just don’t think you understand…. ‘’
@SirBenGlass: ‘’John Obi Mikel is head and shoulders above any other player in the Championship #boro.’’
@joesheekeyy: ‘’Good win that. Thought we were good but we should have had 3/4 and not relied on Randolph’s save at the end. Britt was brilliant and should be first name on the team sheet. Fletcher was bright and how the **** do we have obi Mikel? He’s an unbelievable footballer’’.
@JohnObiMickle : ‘’is John obi mikel the best player the championship has ever seen’’.
@VarleyLake: ‘’John Obi Mikel is the best player in the championship, and I will argue all night long with anyone who disagrees, blokes different class’’.
@CJThornaby: ‘’Tony Pulis deserves unlimited credit for bringing John Obi Mikel to the club.’’
@tomhooley: ‘’How have we got John Obi Mikel playing for us? #baller’’.
@George141414: ‘’John Obi Mikel looks a great player for Boro. Done very well to get him over Derby.’’
@Ryanboro99: ‘’Having John Obi Mikel is a cheat code in the Championship no midfielder can touch him.”