Nigerian international Mikel John Obi has completed a move to Chinese football by joining Tianjin TEDA.
As a result, Mikel has decided to end his long association with the Blues and it can be confirmed that the 29-year-old has completed a move to Chinese Super League outfit Tianjin TEDA, with the midfielder believed to have signed a whopping £140,000-a-week deal with the Asian club.
The 29-year-old Nigeria captain has now made the shift to the Far East with images on social media revealing he has agreed to join Tianjin.
John Obi Mikel to Tianjin Teda. Signed and official. #China#transfers#Chelsea
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 6, 2017
It is official John Obi Mikel has signed for the Chinese Super League side Tianjin TEDA. pic.twitter.com/nImdceZZXw
— ️ (@AddictedToCFC) January 6, 2017