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  1. Live Match-Day Football BlogRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

    ... an eye on next week's Champions League semi-final with Atletico Madrid, Jose Mourinho has named David Luiz, John Obi Mikel, Frank Lampard, Andre Schurrle and Fernando Torres on the bench. More chances created in the second half but neither side have ...


  2. 10 Players Chelsea Should Bring in to Ensure Premier League DominanceRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... performing at a similar level to his Chelsea counterparts. When compared with David Luiz, Nemanja Matic and John Obi Mikel, Romeu comes in second in pass completion, key passes, tackles won and interceptions. With Mikel likely to depart this summer, ...


  3. Mourinho's tactics can help Chelsea grind their way to titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Yahoo!

    ... grinders. That's not meant to be disrespectful - it's just what they do brilliantly. "Mourinho brought John Obi Mikel on when other managers, instead of bringing on a defensive midfielder, may have brought on another attacker. But that's just the ...


  4. What if Chelsea had signed Andrea Pirlo in 2009?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Yahoo!

    ... easier. With Frank Lampard , Chelsea had goals in their midfield. However, an aging Michael Ballack and young John Obi Mikel, along with an injury-prone Deco and Michael Essien, meant Chelsea severely lacked creativity on the big European stage. ...


  5. Ranking the Top 10 African Players to Play for ChelseaRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | BleacherReport

    ... manager Glenn Hoddle. More high-profile names have since followed with African stars such as Michael Essien , John Obi Mikel and Dider Drogba having a considerable impact on Chelsea's success in the past decade. Victor Moses may appear to be surplus ...


  6. AC Milan target Chelsea duo Cole and MikelRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 |

    The 33-year-old is out of contract at Stamford Bridge this summer and is yet to be offered a new deal, while the Nigerian has been sidelined by the impressive Nemanja Matic EXCLUSIVE By Gaia Brunelli AC Milan are weighing up moves for out-of-favour Chelsea duo Ashley Cole and John Obi Mikel as manager Clarence Seedorf looks to bolster his ailing ... (more)


  7. Why did Inter owner meet with former Man United and Liverpool man? - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Business News

    ... magnate has admitted to interest in Chelsea striker Fernando Torres and Manchester City's Edin Dzeko, whilst John Obi Mikel has also been linked with the Nerazzurri. But Thohir promised a youth revolution at San Siro after taking over for the ...


  8. 5 Nigeria players to watch at the World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Miami Herald

    ... top scorers and Moses won the Man of the Match award in the final. Alongside those two, central midfielder John Obi Mikel will likely play a pivotal role in Brazil when the team comes up against Argentina, Bosnia and Iran in Group F. In the latter ...


  9. Nigeria better-placed than ever for a World Cup?Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... two decades ago. Forwards Emmanuel Emenike and Victor Moses are powerful and quick, and Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel has plenty to prove after falling out of favor at his Premier League club. Mikel will likely be joined in the center of ...


  10. Inter make Mikel move during Chelsea visitRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 |

    Club president Erick Thohir was in attendance at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday as the Serie A side target a number of experienced English-based players for the summer transfer window EXCLUSIVE By Fabrizio Romano Inter are planning to continue their Premier League recruitment drive with a move for Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel .


  11. Chelsea v PSG: Samuel Eto'o to get the nod from Jose Mourinho...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | The Independent

    ... sets up his team to play PSG, with a role to fill in midfield alongside David Luiz. He has the choice of John Obi Mikel or Frank Lampard, with the latter by far the more likely to score a goal on a night when Chelsea desperately need them. He does ...


  12. Lampard: Focus will be keyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | Sky Sports

    ... 11 years. The absences of Ramires (suspended), Nemanja Matic and Mohamed Salah (ineligible) and the injured John Obi Mikel and Samuel Eto'o means Lampard is likely to start after scoring his 250th club goal in Saturday's 3-0 win over Stoke. "We will ...


  13. Frank Lampard shrugs off landmark goal as he counts on the Jose factor to get Chelsea past PSGRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 |

    ... he was not sure he would start tomorrow, Mourinho pointed to the enforced absences of Ramires, Nemanja Matic, John Obi Mikel, Salah and - in all likelihood - Samuel Eto'o to concede: "I don't have to worry about the team because it picks itself! So ...


  14. Internazionale owner Erick Thohir refuses to confirm links with Cruzeiro midfielder NiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | Sambafoot

    ... Inter are likely to be in the market for a replacement. Manchester City's Javi Garcia and Chelsea holder John Obi Mikel have been linked, as well as Nilton, but Thohir wouldn't be drawn on naming targets. "We need a midfielder for next season, that ...


  15. Watch English Premier League: Chelsea vs Stoke City Live Streaming InformationRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | International Business Times

    ... but this is an opportunity for our lads to go down there and make a bit of history." Team news: Chelsea: John Obi Mikel and Samuel Eto'o are ruled out, while Marco Van Ginkel continues his recover from a long-term injury with the U-21s. Ramires ...


  16. Cole returns to Chelsea training ahead of Stoke clash... with MASSIVE new facial fuzzRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Daily Mail

    ... e his new facial fuzz. While Mourinho confirmed Cole's availability, he ruled out returns for Samuel Eto'o or John Obi Mikel, while Marco van Ginkel will yet again turn out for the under-21s.


  17. Torres tops Chelsea's 'five-strong list' of players to be droppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Al Bawaba

    ... clude England star Ashley Cole, striker Romelu Lukaku, Brazil international David Luiz and holding midfielder John Obi Mikel, the report added. ( ANI )


  18. Torres DOES have a future at Chelsea, says Mourinho despite Blues' striker woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Daily Mail

    ... more I can say about it.' Chelsea face Stoke in Saturday's late kick-off and Mourinho ruled Samuel Eto'o and John Obi Mikel out of the game, but indicated there could be an injury return for Ashley Cole. Cole has not featured for the Blues since the ...


  19. Mourinho: Torres still has a future at ChelseaRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 |

    ... e Belgium international. The Blues take on Stoke at 17:30 BST on Saturday afternoon, and will also be without John Obi Mikel, but Ashley Cole returns to the squad after a spell on the sidelines with a knee injury.


  20. 'Flop' Torres tops Mourinho's 'five-strong...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | India Talkies

    ... clude England star Ashley Cole, striker Romelu Lukaku, Brazil international David Luiz and holding midfielder John Obi Mikel, the report added. (ANI)