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Mourinho hails Mikel

06 January 2014, 17:06

London - Chelsea manager, Jose Mourinho has hailed the performance of Nigerian midfielder John Obi Mikel in the London club's 2-0 win over Derby County at the weekend, KickOff Nigeria reports.

Mikel opened scoring for Chelsea after heading in a cross from Willian in the 66th minute, before Oscar sealed a comfortable win with a bending shot five minutes later.

The Portuguese tactician praised the style of play of Mikel, and disclosed that seeing the 26-year-old score brought a smile to his face.

Read more at KickOff Nigeria.


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