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Chelsea offer John Obi Mikel to Valencia

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Apart from bolstering the strike department, Jose Mourinho would be keen to add one or two class central midfielders as well.

Chelsea’s transfer policy has undergone a sea-change approach in order to comply with the Financial Fair Play rules. Last January, they sold Juan Mata and Kevin de Bruyne in order to buy three players – Nemanja Matic, Mohamed Salah and Kurt Zouma.

mikel backs mourinhos methods Image Mourinho to sell yet another Chelsea midfielder?

The same trend is observed this season as well. Chelsea have already sold David Luiz to PSG and further exodus could take place as well in order to bring in top players like Diego Costa, Filipe Luis or may be Cesc Fabregas. John Obi Mikel, the Nigerian midfielder is facing an uncertain future at the club and could be sold in the summer.

According to reports in Spain, Valencia, cash fuelled by Peter Lim, the Singapore businessman, is looking to bring Mikel to Mestalla next season. Valencia based newspaper Superdeporte reports that Chelsea are demanding a fee in the region of €15m for the Nigerian international and that they’ve opened transfer negotiations with the Los Che. 

Mikel has played a bit part role last season and it would be beneficial for him to move elsewhere in order to get regular games. The problem with Mikel is, he divides opinion among the fans. While football pundits are full of praise for his masterclass defensive midfield role, but many Chelsea fans doesn’t rate him at all. Inter Milan is also thought to be interested in the midfielder.

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Comments (11)

  1. Bad new chelsea club to loose young players, its better to sell Ba

  2. I think, chelsea have to keep mikel

  3. Chelsea fc need top class strikers for next season and aslo a replacement for Frank Lampard.

  4. Sell him, he is not worth playing 4 chelsea.

  5. Mikel is d most underrated player in chelsea if not d world… If chelsea sells him 2 valencia he ll b a gud buy…. Up blues

  6. Sell Em he hv no confident as gud mildfielder

  7. Mikel isn’t a bad holding midfielder,its just that we don’t need him for now,he slows our games most of the time, we need a holding midfielder who can start an attack from the defence. I think matic does just that, ramires as well. Wish him success wherever he may head to. We need modric, vidal or podba to partner matic or ramires and Chelsea fc will spark.

  8. Dis wud actually benefit mikel more than it wud hurt chelsea. Go to spain boi nd up ua game a lil more. It will help nigeria better. We wud replace u at cfc wit sm1 else oooo.!!!!

  9. matic,ramires cannot play dat position dan mikel,is not easy 4 someone to be in a club n use 8year n still remain in d club.

  10. Mikel is the player we need in chelsea

  11. Change is part of living,I think is time mikel change club.