Lagos - Super Eagles midfielder John Obi Mikel says he is
honoured to be named the Sportsman of the Year at the 2013 Nigerian Sports
Award held in Lagos.
Mikel went past compatriot Victor Moses to emerge winner in
the category. Blessing Okagbare won the Sportswoman of the year.
Mikel expressed delight and appreciated the fans for their
total support for the national team of Nigeria.
The Chelsea star played every minute of action for Nigeria
at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations, and was consistent at the FIFA
Confederations Cup in Brazil where he scored a vital goal for the Super Eagles.
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