Lagos - Super Eagles midfielder, John Obi Mikel is confident
of beating his Ivory Coast counterparts to the 2013 Africa Footballer award, Sport.co.uk reports.
Mikel is in contention with holder Yaya Toure and Didier
Drogba for the prestigious prize.
The Chelsea star said he is glad to be among the final three
nominees and can’t wait to win it for Nigeria.
If Mikel wins, he will join Rashidi Yekini, Emmanuel Amuneke,
Victor Ikpeba and Nwankwo Kanu as the Nigerians who have claimed the award.
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