It is a big challenge To captain Super Eagles to 2018 World Cup – Mikel Obi

Super Eagles skipper, Mikel Obi, has disclosed that leading the three-time African champions to the 2018 World Cup in Russia is quite challenging though he looks forward to achieving good results in the tournament.

The former Chelsea player, who is set to make his second appearance at the FIFA World Cup, will also captain Tianjin TEDA in his second season in the Chinese Super League.

In his word he said “It is a daunting challenge and I’m looking forward to both teams (Tianjin TEDA and Nigeria) doing well, but now I’m totally focused with Tianjin TEDA.

“I am looking forward to Tianjin TEDA achieving good results in the Super League and I also hope that Nigeria can go farther and better in the World Cup.

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