Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel has committed his future to the club by signing a new five-year contract
John Obi Mikel signs new five-year deal at Chelsea
By Mirror.co.uk 22/07/2009
The 22-year-old, who moved to Stamford Bridge from Norwegian side Lyn Oslo is 2006, impressed in the holding role in the Blues midfield last term.
The Nigerian told the club’s official website: “It was easy to commit to because I am happy here and when the opportunity came it was good to sign after speaking to the club.”
Mikel already feels he will have an important role to play under new boss Carlo Ancelotti.