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Victor Moses hails Mikel for Rio feat

23 August 2016, 16:44Israel Ojoko

London - Victor Moses has hailed his Chelsea teammate and compatriot John Obi Mikel for leading Nigeria to a third place finish in the men’s football event at the concluded Rio 2016 Olympics.

Mikel, who captained the team, scored Nigeria’s first goal in a 2-0 victory over Denmark in the quarter final and provide all the assists in a 3-2 win over Honduras in the third place match that ensured the Dream Team win bronze medal.

Also read: PHOTOS: Japanese surgeon hands cheques to Siasia, Mikel

“I was watching the games," Moses reports. "Obi was the captain, the leader of the side and he did really well for them. It wasn’t easy for them to go out to Brazil and win a medal so I’m very proud.” Moses said on Chelsea’s website.

“They did their best so to come home with a bronze medal is great and I hope the whole country are proud of them.”

News24 reported that Mikel has returned to Chelsea after leading his country to third place finish in the men’s football event at the Rio 2016 Olympics

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