Chelsea end winless streak

2013-09-21 20:37

John Obi Mikel scored his first ever Premier League goal as Chelsea's four-game winless run ended with a victory over Fulham.

Mikel: Fan abuse doesn't help

2013-03-11 17:40

Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel believes fan negativity towards manager Rafael Benitez is affecting the players.

Chelsea race claims dismissed

2012-11-22 19:11

The English FA won't take action against referee Mark Clattenburg over allegations he used a racist remark towards a Chelsea player.

Chelsea lay formal complaint

2012-10-31 20:44

Chelsea lodged a formal complaint over allegations referee Mark Clattenburg used "inappropriate language" against John Obi Mikel.

Mikel sorry for costly blunder

2012-09-20 14:28

John Obi Mikel has apologised for the blunder that allowed Juventus to snatch a draw against holders Chelsea.

4 Billion asked for Mikel Snr

2011-08-23 21:31

The kidnappers who abducted Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel's father in Nigeria demanded a ransom of $4 billion.

$130 000 for Mikel Snr

2011-08-17 20:32

Kidnappers who abducted the father of Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel contacted his family requesting a ransom for his release.

Mikel pleads for dad's release

2011-08-15 17:47

Chelsea footballer John Obi Mikel has begged for his father's kidnappers to release him after he went missing last week.


Lifeline for Chelsea old guard

2013-06-10 21:00

Jose Mourinho wants to get to know the Chelsea players he has inherited and to give them all a fair chance to succeed under him.

Mikel extends Chelsea stay

2012-12-05 20:11

John Obi Mikel has signed a new five-year deal with Chelsea, tying the Nigeria defensive midfielder to the European champions until 2017.

Chelsea: Ref said monkey!

2012-11-13 17:46

Chelsea are positive that their players heard referee Mark Clattenburg call John Obi Mikel a "monkey" during an English league game.

Mikel quits Twitter after abuse

2012-09-21 08:00

Chelsea's John Obi Mikel closed his Twitter account after a barrage of racist abuse prompted by his costly mistake against Juventus.

Nigeria troops in Obi Mikel kidnapping

2011-08-24 15:56

Two Nigerian soldiers took part in the kidnapping of Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel's father, and at one point demanded a $4bn ransom, officials say.

Mikel's dad found in Nigeria

2011-08-22 20:54

The kidnapped father of Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel has been freed after detectives traced him and arrested his abductors.

Mikel's missing dad's car found

2011-08-17 19:03

The family of Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel have recovered the car of the football player's kidnapped father.

Ideye replaces injured Mikel

2010-06-05 13:15

Nigeria have announced that John Obi Mikel had been left out of the squad because he did not want to aggravate a knee injury.

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