the trusted football ratings website, WhoScored.com rated Mikels’s pass success rate during the 1-0 Blackburn win game at an impressive 90%. this might not be the direct reason why why mikel name is receiving a lot of praises but it does tells you why the fans are happy to have him. in our previous post which you can read by hitting this link ( here )we shared a video of Middlesbrough fans singing and saying that mikel is the Africa’s zidane.
for any one who had witnessed mikels early days in football you will know that his recent form is a representation of who he really is as a footballer. as a Nigerian i am happy the footballer is finally getting the recognition he deseves